Officer injured while chasing suspect

HOUSTON The officer was involved in a foot chase of a suspect at an apartment complex on Sugar Branch at Forum Park. The extent of the HPD officer's injuries are not known. Paramedics were called to the scene.

Damage is visible to a carport roof near where the officer was down on the ground, but it's not clear if that is related to his accident.

The suspect remains on the loose. Additional officers are searching the complex. A helicopter and K-9 units have been brought in to assist the search. The suspect is described as a shirtless male wearing gray sweat pants.

It's unknown why the suspect was being chased.

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