Pittsburgh police officer injured when fleeing suspect strikes police vehicle

A Pittsburgh police officer suffered a minor injury when a suspect trying to take off struck the officer’s vehicle.

The incident happened around 3:30 a.m. Thursday on the 6900 block of Churchland Street in Pittsburgh’s Lincoln-Lemington-Belmar neighborhood.

When police arrived, one suspect tried to take off in a vehicle and ended up hitting the officer’s vehicle in the process.

One person was detained by police.

The investigation is ongoing.

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