Officer injured, 2 others wounded in Florida shooting spree

Officer injured, 2 others wounded in Florida shooting spree
The Tampa Police Department started getting reports of someone shooting from a moving car on Interstate 275 on Thursday evening. (Source: Gray News, file)

(AP) - A Florida man is in police custody after he went on a 40-minute shooting spree on a Tampa highway and city streets.

Authorities say he fired on at least 11 people, wounding two adults, and injured a police officer when he shot into his squad vehicle.

None of the injuries were life threatening.

The Tampa Police Department started getting reports of someone shooting from a moving car on Interstate 275 on Thursday evening.

A Tampa police officer responding to the shootings spotted the 31-year-old suspect’s car and attempted to pull him over.

Authorities say the gunman got out of his car and fired on the officer’s squad car.

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