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Des Moines Police Say Chase Suspect Rammed Squad Car

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Suspect rammed police car at end of chase Saturday (WHO-HD)

Suspect rammed police car at end of chase Saturday (WHO-HD)

DES MOINES, Iowa – One person is in custody after a police chase early Saturday morning in Des Moines.

Police haven’t released many details but say the chase ended in the 800 block of 29th Street just before 4:30 a.m.

The street dead-ends there and officers were able to block the suspect’s SUV from leaving. They say he did ram a squad car with his vehicle. Two police cars were damaged in the chase.

It appears the suspect suffered minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital. His name has not been released and officials did not say why he was being pursued.