(KMOV.com) – Police are investigating a car containing shoplifters crashed into a police car before flipping over in Des Peres.
Authorities said three people stole items from the TJ Maxx store on Manchester in Des Peres Friday afternoon. According to police, a patrolman tried to box the suspects’ getaway car, but the driver rammed into the police cruiser and sped onto Manchester.
The car then crashed into another vehicle at the intersection of Ballas and Manchester before the car flipped over.
Two of the suspects were thrown from car but survived. The driver from the vehicle that was hit at Ballas was not seriously hurt.