ANTIOCH (KRON) — One person is hospitalized after being shot by an officer Thursday night in Antioch, according to the Antioch Police Department.
Around 10:15 p.m. Antioch police responded to reports of a shooting the 2000 block of Mokelumne Dr., police said.
When officers arrived, they tried to stop a car involved in the incident.
The suspect car fled the scene, leading police on a long chase.
The pursuit eventually ended at Mammoth Way and Wawona Ct.
Police say during the pursuit the suspect vehicle rammed an Antioch Police patrol car near Wawona Ct.
An officer shot and injured the suspect, who is in the hospital in stable condition at this time.
A gun was found in the suspects car, police said.
No officers were injured were injured in the incident.
“This investigation is in its early stages and no further information will be released at this time,” police said.
Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call Detective Vanderpool with the Antioch Police Department at (925)779-6988.