Police: Shots fired at officers near 34th and Greenfield spark manhunt

MILWAUKEE -- A report of an armed subject near 34th Street and Greenfield Avenue prompted a manhunt in Milwaukee Monday evening, May 4.

Police said when officers tried to stop the man around 5 p.m., he ran, firing at officers with a pistol as they gave chase. The officers did not fire back, and no one was hurt.

"The search is ongoing," said Paul Formolo with MPD. "We're checking addresses in the area and locations -- trying to find the suspect."

The public was asked to please avoid the area.

Anyone with information that could help police was asked to contact MPD at 414-935-7360 or Milwaukee Crimestoppers at 414-224-TIPS.