Officer injured in east-side chase

April 28, 2011

An Indianapolis police officer was injured in a car chase at about 8 p.m. Wednesday on the city's east side. Police chased a reportedly stolen 2006 Dodge Charger down East 10th Street to Denny Street and then north to an alley, where it crashed into another police car. The officer sustained injuries to both legs and was transferred to Methodist Hospital in stable condition. During the chase, a female passenger either jumped or was pushed from the car and suffered minor injuries. Police arrested John Marshall, 21, on counts including criminal confinement.