GREEN PARK, MO – A high-speed chase ended in the City of Green Park in south St. Louis County Saturday evening. The police pursuit started in Arnold Missouri just after 6 pm at the Walmart on Michigan Avenue. Two Arnold Police Officers had responded to the Walmart for a report of a theft of merchandise by two suspects. While on the parking lot one officer was struck by the suspects SUV.
The officer received a minor injury to his knee and was taken to a hospital for treatment.
A short time later another officer spotted the suspect vehicle and chased it on northbound I-55 from Arnold to Green Park, where the suspect abandoned the SUV and fled on foot.
One suspect was captured after a brief foot chase. The second suspect is still at large.
Police had cordoned off an area in Green Park to search for the suspect with two K-9 units and a helicopter.