On Thursday, December 22, 2016 at approximately 4:40 a.m., Blue Springs Police Department officers were in pursuit of a stolen vehicle when the vehicle left the roadway. The suspect exited the vehicle at which time he displayed a weapon. Shots were fired by the officer. The suspect fled the scene north across Interstate I-70.
The department has set up a perimeter and is looking for a White Male with Brown Hair, wearing a Black Jacket and Blue Jeans. He should be considered armed and dangerous.
The department is asking the public to be on the alert and call (816) 228-0151 or 911 if you see anything suspicious.