Suspect injured after gunfire exchange with police in Milpitas

MILPITAS, Calif. (KGO) -- A suspect is injured after exchanging gunfire with police in Milpitas.

Police say they were trying to stop a stolen vehicle at the Milpitas Square Shopping Center just before 4p.m. on Friday.

They say the suspect started firing and detectives engaged in what they describe as a 'prolonged' exchange of gunfire.

RELATED: Fremont police say deadly shooting was justified, release footage

The suspect barricaded himself in the car, but was eventually extracted.

He was injured and taken to the hospital.

The shopping plaza has reopened.

No one else was hurt.

Copyright © 2021 KGO-TV. All Rights Reserved.