Battle Creek Police officers were on patrol, at 4:40 AM Sunday morning, when they heard shots being fired in the area of Washington Heights, on the city's North-West side.

Officers then observed a vehicle leaving the area at a high rate of speed and attempted to stop the vehicle. After a short pursuit, the vehicle was stopped and a male subject was taken into custody.

 A handgun was located, that appears to have been thrown from the vehicle during the pursuit.

At this time there, are no reports of any victims or damaged property.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Battle Creek PD or Silent Observer.