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Driver Shoots At Westminster Officer During Traffic Stop

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WESTMINSTER, Colo. (CBS4) – Westminster police are looking for the person who shot at an officer after a traffic stop.

It happened at about 2:45 a.m. in the area of 72nd and Sheridan Boulevard.

As the officer was walking up the car in a traffic stop, police say the person inside the car shot at the officer. The officer was not hurt.

Police say the car was a 2000 Cadillac with a reddish-dull color or primer. They also said it had temporary tags on it.

cadillac Driver Shoots At Westminster Officer During Traffic Stop

Images of Cadillacs of the same make and model (but not the same color). (photos released by Westminster police)

The driver was described as being a Native American male, clean shaven with a thin face and dark hair pulled into a ponytail.

Westminster police are asking anyone with information about the crime to call them.

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