Police chase ends with suspect biting officer

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DENVER — Police say a short chase ended with the suspects getting in a violent crash at Leetsdale Dr. and S. Quebec St. late Thursday night.

It happened just before 9 p.m. FOX31 Denver’s Daryl Orr says the suspect vehicle was mangled after crashing into a wall.

Denver Police spokesman Sonny Jackson says the suspects were wanted out of Aurora. At least one of them was arrested at the scene after the crash.

There were also reports an officer was hurt. Jackson said he was hearing the suspect bit the officer, but he did not have any other specifics about that. The officer and at least one suspect went to the hospital.

Police say the suspects were wanted in connection with a bank robbery in Aurora.