The Stockton Police Department is investigating an officer-involved shooting near Stanislaus and Hemlock streets that happened on Wednesday afternoon.
Officers say they were trying to perform a vehicle check, when the suspect sped off and crashed into a wrought-iron fence and another vehicle.
The car stopped and an officer said he saw the driver toss a gun out of the car. Two officers fired at the suspect. He is being treated for non-life threatening injuries at an area hospital.
A passenger in the vehicle was also detained.
No officers were injured in the shooting.
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