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Search for suspect in Miami-Dade police chase ends in Miami Gardens

Miami-Dade police officers search a Chevrolet Suburban after the driver abandons it during a chase on Tuesday in Miami Gardens.
Miami-Dade police officers search a Chevrolet Suburban after the driver abandons it during a chase on Tuesday in Miami Gardens. (SKY 10)

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – The driver of a Chevrolet Suburban sped away from Miami-Dade police officers on Tuesday, abandoned the gray sports utility vehicle in Miami Gardens and ran, police said.

Miami-Dade police officers set up a perimeter on Tuesday while in search of a suspect in Miami Gardens.
Miami-Dade police officers set up a perimeter on Tuesday while in search of a suspect in Miami Gardens. (SKY 10)

The car chase, which officers said started with a vehicle check, ended near the intersection of Northwest 179th Street and Northwest 14th Court, near Scott Park.

Miami Gardens and Miami-Dade police officers set a perimeter in search of a suspect on Tuesday.
Miami Gardens and Miami-Dade police officers set a perimeter in search of a suspect on Tuesday. (SKY 10)

The suspect struck an officer, but the officer wasn’t seriously injured, police said. Officers set up a perimeter in the area and arrested the suspect, police said.

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