Search on for suspect after Newark shootout

September 15, 2013 9:26:36 PM PDT
The search is on in Newark after an armed suspect opened fire on police officers.

The incident happened Sunday evening shortly after 7.

Newark police officers were in a foot pursuit of the suspect in the area of Clinton Avenue and S. 10th Street. The suspect fired at the officers, who returned fire.

No officers were injured, and the suspect managed to remain on the loose.

It is unclear at this time whether or not the suspect was injured.