Two police officers injured while chasing armed man in Katandra West, Victoria
- Two police officers injured
- A man allegedly brandished his weapon at police officers
Two police officers were injured while chasing a suspected shooter.
The man allegedly confronted police with a gun at a property in Katandra West, near Shepparton in northern Victoria, on Monday afternoon before fleeing the scene in a car, sparking a police chase.
The officers lost control of their vehicle and rolled over a short time later on Creighton Road.
Both officers suffered minor injuries and were taken to hospital for observation.
Police said the shooter then stopped at a home in Youanmite and fled in another car.
The manhunt for the shooter continues.
Two police officers were injured while chasing a man who allegedly pointed a gun at the officers