ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — An officer shot and wounded a stolen car suspect Friday evening following a car crash and short foot chase in the southeast part of the city, according to Albuquerque police.
Police spokesman Simon Drobik said at least one officer opened fire when the suspect pointed a gun at officers. The suspect was taken to a hospital and is expected to survive.
No officers were hurt, but another person was injured after the suspect crashed into their car. That person’s condition was unclear.