Police Chase Ends With Suspect Shot In U-City

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)– Police shot and wounded a person who was trying to get away after a chase that started in St. Louis Thursday afternoon and ended in University City.

Police say the suspect left his car and pointed a rifle at police, who opened fire, striking the suspect in the ankle.

The suspect’s wounds are not considered life threatening.