UPDATE: Three individuals are now in custody along Eastern Avenue near Stemmers Run Road in Essex.
Original story below…
A police pursuit is under way in Essex.
At about 2:15 p.m. on Tuesday, a vehicle began fleeing from police along Eastern Avenue near East Point Mall.
The suspects are believed to be wanted for armed robbery. One suspect in the vehicle threw a gun over Back River Neck Bridge.
The vehicle has crashed at least once and is being driven on two flat tires.
The pursuit is ongoing at this hour with a police helicopter overhead.