Grand Junction officer injured, suspect killed

9NEWS at 11 a.m. 11/11/16.

MESA COUNTY - A Grand Junction Police officer shot and killed a suspect who seemed to have dragged or pinned them with their vehicle early Friday morning.

Grand Junction Police say the incident happened just after midnight near South 9th Street and Pitkin Avenue.

The officer sustained minor injuries. The suspect has not yet been identified.

Grand Junction Police didn’t say why the suspect tried to pin the officer with the vehicle.

The multi-jurisdictional Critical Incident Response Team is investigating the incident.

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