wplg logo
SHOW MORE 

Miami police officer injured during foot pursuit

Man matching description of robber runs from officer

Police officer injured in fall during foot chase in Miami
Police officer injured in fall during foot chase in Miami

MIAMI – The search is on for a man sought in a Miami robbery.

Miami police Officer Kenia Fallat said a man matching the description of the robber ran off as an officer approached him near Northwest 17th Avenue and Northwest 35th Street.

During an ensuing foot chase, an officer fell and injured himself. He was treated by paramedics at the scene.

Police haven’t released a description of the man.


About the Author:

Parker Branton joined Local 10 News in January 2019 as a reporter. He was born and raised in Rome, Georgia, but now loves living on the sunny beaches of South Florida.