MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Police in Minneapolis say an officer suffered minor injuries Saturday night after a shoplifting suspect struck him with a car.

The Minneapolis Police Department says the incident happened around 10 p.m. at the Cub Foods parking lot on the 5900 block of Nicollet Avenue South.

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The officer approached the suspect vehicle, which police say was full of suspected shoplifters, and the driver steered the vehicle straight towards the officer and struck him.

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The officer fired one shot at the vehicle, but it was still able to flee the scene.

The officer suffered minor injuries and received medical attention, police say.

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The incident is under investigation, and officials are reviewing videotape of the scene.