Police chase in Central Oregon ends in shooting; 1 hurt

Authorities say police shot and wounded an occupant of a car reported stolen in Central Oregon.

Posted: Nov. 3, 2017 4:20 PM

MADRAS, Ore. (AP) - Authorities say police shot and wounded an occupant of a car reported stolen in Central Oregon.

The shooting in Madras followed a high-speed chase on Highway 97 that ended in a crash late Thursday.

The Jefferson County District Attorney's Office says the injured person was taken to a Bend hospital. No officers were hurt.

The investigation remained active Friday.

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