MARION COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - UPDATE: A manhunt has ended near the State Line area south of the Sandy Hook community in Marion County.
Marion County authorities and the Mississippi Bureau of Investigations assisted the Washington Parrish Sheriff's Department with a manhunt today in the south part of the county.
According to authorities, a Washington County deputy was chasing a suspect into Marion County who wrecked on Military Road.
After the wreck, the suspect jumped out of the vehicle and at the time, it was believed he was armed.
Officials also stated the deputy believed he was shot at, and fired at the suspect who fled in the woods.
The identity of the suspect is not known, he was unable to be located and authorities have called off the search.
Previously at the scene: