Police: Man Fired Shots Towards Cops

By WTAJ News

Published 01/27 2014 05:45AM

Updated 01/27 2014 05:59AM

ALTOONA, BLAIR COUNTY - Police say a man fired several rounds in their direction when they were called out to a home along the 100 block of East 6th avenue on Sunday night.

That man has now been identified as Michael Turiano.

A portion of the street was shut down for more than an hour as police tried to get neighbors to safety, and Turiano out of the home.

Police said he surrendered around 8:00 Sunday night.

No one was injured in the incident.

Turiano was taken to the Blair County Prison where he is facing multiple assault, harassment and endangerment charges.

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