Search continues for suspect accused of shooting at Midland County Sheriff's deputies

MIDLAND COUNTY, Tx. (KOSA) -- The search continues for a suspect who authorities say shot at Midland County Sheriff's deputies over the weekend.

The Midland County Sheriff's Office is searching for Jair Ruiz. (Photo: Midland County Sheriff's Office)

Authorities are searching for Jair Ruiz.

According to the sheriff's office, their deputies were called to a disturbance on South County Road 1175 on Sunday night. When the deputies arrived at the scene they were shot at, but no one was hurt.

The Midland Police Department, DPS and Ector County Sheriff's Office were called in to assist with a manhunt for the suspect, who was identified as Ruiz, but no one was found.

The scene has since been cleared and residents have been allowed back in their homes along SCR 1175 and East County Road 135.