CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19)-- Police are searching for two suspects after they say one of them pointed a gun at an officer on the highway.
At 4:00am, a Cincinnati police officer was driving south on I-71 at the Dana Avenue entrance when he was passed by another vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed.
While the vehicle was passing, the passenger leaned from an open window and pointed a long-barrel weapon at the officer.
Police say the vehicle exited the highway at the Taft Road exit or the Reading Road / Gilbert Avenue exit. Officials were not able to locate the suspects.
Investigators describe the vehicle as a dark, possible black 2-door Eagle Talon or a Mitsubishi Eclipse with dark tinted windows.
The description of the passenger is a male in his 20's wearing all dark clothing. There is no description of the driver.