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UPDATE: North Las Vegas police release videos of burglary, car chase

Posted: 7:48 AM, Oct 18, 2019
Updated: 2019-10-19 19:48:51-04
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NORTH LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — UPDATE: 10/19/2019
North Las Vegas police have released two videos in regards to the shooting that took place on Oct. 18.

The first video shows a burglary that took place inside a business, that police say was connected to the automobile chase and shooting.

The second video shows the truck involved being pursued by police.

ORIGINAL STORY:
A North Las Vegas police officer was injured during an early morning shooting incident on Friday.

The North Las Vegas Police Department said officers attempted to stop a suspicious vehicle in the area of Tropical Parkway and Decatur Boulevard just after 2 a.m.

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The vehicle ended up stopping in the 4800 block of Polar Lights Court but then rammed the police cruiser, according to authorities.

An officer in the cruiser was injured, with one firing at least a round at the suspect vehicle. However, that vehicle was able to drive away from the scene, according to NLVPD.

Authorities reported no suspects were immediately taken into custody and the vehicle was not found after the incident.

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North Las Vegas police said detectives remain at the scene and more information will be released upon further investigation.

Las Vegas police were also called to the scene to handle road closures in the area, as the incident took place on the border of NLV and Vegas.

Stay with 13 Action News for further updates on this developing story