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Suspect on the loose after Maryland Heights officer's vehicle hit during pursuit

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Officers in the grass with a K-9 Tuesday morning in St. Louis County (Credit: KMOV) Officers in the grass with a K-9 Tuesday morning in St. Louis County (Credit: KMOV)
Officers searching with a K-9 in St. Louis County Tuesday (Credit: KMOV) Officers searching with a K-9 in St. Louis County Tuesday (Credit: KMOV)
Officers walking railroad tracks with a K-9 Tuesday (Credit: KMOV) Officers walking railroad tracks with a K-9 Tuesday (Credit: KMOV)

ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KMOV.com) – One suspect is on the loose and another is in custody following a police pursuit in St. Louis County Tuesday morning.

Around 7:40 a.m., a Maryland Heights officer began to chase a vehicle that was reported stolen from St. Peters. During the chase, the suspect vehicle hit the officer’s vehicle. The chase ended when the suspect vehicle was involved in a minor crash in the 8500 block of Page.

After the crash, two suspects got out of their vehicle. One of the suspects was taken into custody following a foot chase but the other is still being sought.

One officer reportedly sustained a minor injury while chasing the suspect that was later taken into custody.

Skyzoom4 was over the area of Page where the police chase ended around 8:15 a.m. and saw officers from the North County Police Cooperative and K-9 Units searching the area. The officers were seen walking on the grass and nearby railroad tracks during their search for the second suspect. 

No other details have been released.

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