Man charged for shooting at Tampa police overnight

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 11, 2017, 3:25 PM EST

A man has been charged for shooting at Tampa Police Officers overnight during a burglary investigation. 

  • Tampa police fired at during burglary investigation
  • One arrested and charged for attempted murder
  • Police confronted three men suspected of burglary before shooting

Officials said Tampa police were responding to an auto burglary along 19th Street North shortly before 3 a.m. 

When the officers arrived they confronted three possible suspects, indentifying themselves as officers.

When the officers told the suspects to stop, two of them ran from the scene and the other, Jefferey Roldan-Rosa, began to fire at the officers, according to the report. 

Roldan-Rosa then ran from the scene but was found nearby hiding in a garbage can. 

He has been charged with attempted murder of a law enforcement officer, resisting officer without violence, auto burglary, and loitering/prowling. 

Officials are still working to identify the other two suspects involved. 

The investigation is ongoing.