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Easton police search for 'armed and dangerous' assault suspect

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Jul 20 2013 05:19:58 AM CDT
Updated On: Jul 22 2013 04:56:59 AM CDT

EASTON, Pa. -

Easton police are on the hunt for an assault suspect considered to be armed and dangerous.

Police say 25-year-old Emmanuel Miranda-Torres and another unidentified person pointed firearms at multiple people in the 600 block of Ferry Street around 8:30 p.m. Friday.

A felony arrest warrant has been issued for Miranda-Torres (aka "Blanco") on charges of aggravated assault with a firearm, five counts of recklessly endangering another person and terroristic threats.

Police say Miranda-Torres is considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call 911.