Titusville police officers fire shots at suspect's vehicle

- Titusville police officers on Thursday responded to a report of shots fired at 810 Sycamore Street, just before 6 p.m.   A vehicle matching the description of a suspects' vehicle was seen leaving an apartment complex. 

Officers identified the suspects' vehicle and attempted a traffic stop. Police say the vehicle slowed and a suspect got out and fled. The fleeing suspect was quickly apprehended.

Another suspect continued to drive the vehicle and stopped in the El Leoncito Restaurant parking lot, located at 4280 S. Washington Ave.  Officers attempted to take the suspect into custody, however, she struck an officer with her vehicle and fled again. That's when officers fire shots at the vehicle in response to the threat. 

The suspect drove from the parking lot and stopped not far from the scene. She was taken into custody without incident. There were no injuries. 

As standard procedure, both Titusville Police Officers have been placed on paid administrative leave.  The names of the suspects were not immediately known.

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