Police on the scene in Mira Mesa. Photo Twitter: @jacobcervantesn

Updated at 8:26 p.m. Nov. 1, 2016.

A suspect in an early-morning shooting fled from police in Mira Mesa Tuesday and was thought to be holed up in a nearby home, but was not found after a more than four-hour siege.

The man bolted when an officer approached him in the 8800 block of Brentford Avenue shortly after 2 p.m., according to San Diego police. He then ran into a house down the street and did not respond to orders to surrender, San Diego Police Department spokesman Josh Hodge said.

Michael Paganvega

Police identified the suspect as Michael Paganvega, 27, a Hispanic male 5’ 8” tall and weighing approximately 135 pounds.

Officers surrounded the residence and ordered the suspect to come outside and give himself up. About 3:30 p.m., a SWAT team was called in to take positions in the neighborhood and prepare to forcibly enter the home if necessary.

Officers entered the home about 6:30 p.m., but the suspect was not inside and his whereabouts remained unknown, Officer Dino Delimitros said.

Paganvega, who should be considered armed and dangerous, was being sought in connection with a predawn shooting at or near Hourglass Field Community Park, about a mile from the site of the standoff, according to police.

The gunfire left one person with wounds that were not believed to be life-threatening, Hodge said.

City News Service contributed to this article.

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