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Police car hit with gunfire in east Toledo

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TOLEDO, OH (Toledo News Now) -

Toledo Police say a TPD cruiser was hit with gunfire Tuesday afternoon in east Toledo.

Police say the car was in the 1200 block of Star Avenue just after 3:30 p.m. when a suspect opened fire.  Two officers in the car heard a popping sound, then saw the passenger side window of their cruiser shatter.  The officers saw a suspect running from the scene and pursued him.  Police say the suspects cut through backyards in the neighborhood and got away.

The officers were not hurt in the shooting. The suspect is still at large.

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