SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - Police are searching for a suspect who allegedly tried to run them down with his car.
Springfield Police Lt. Rupert Daniel told 22News they received a call about shots fired at 406 Walnut Street around 12:15 Thursday morning.
When officers arrived at the house, the shooting suspect jumped into his car and allegedly tried to run the officers over.
As the chase continued, police lost sight of the suspect until he crashed his car into a house on 981 Roosevelt Avenue, where the suspect fled the scene.
Police traced the car's plates to 448 Wilbraham Road where police took a supect into custody. It turned out police detained the shooters brother who fit the suspect's description. He was later released.
Now police are looking for the shooting suspect. His name is not being released because he is a juvenile.