Police respond to report of shots fired
Altoona police were dispatched to the 300 block of E. Sixth Avenue about 8:30 p.m. Sunday for a report of shots fired.
The call came for all available units to respond to the area.
Blair County 911 then confirmed over the airways that shots were fired.
A call to be on the lookout “for officer safety” and a possible suspect description came at 8:43 p.m.
“APD officers are searching for a black male named Carlos with a 25-auto (caliber) driving a silver Buick Regal,” the dispatcher radioed. “Shots were fired.”
Details remain sketchy.
Altoona police said late Sunday that the incident was still under investigation.