A Church Point Police officer was injured today when trying to stop two men wanted in connection with recent shootings.
The officer tried to pull over a vehicle, and a chase began. During the pursuit, the suspect vehicle hit the officer's vehicle, sending it into a ditch, where it flipped on its side.
The officer was transported to a nearby hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
The driver of the suspect vehicle was arrested. Police say they'll have more information later. The investigation is continuing late Sunday.