An officer with the Fletcher (NC) Police Department who had responded to reports of a suspicious vehicle in a grocery store parking lot on Tuesday evening suffered minor injuries when the driver of that car attempted to flee the area.

According to BlueRidgeNow.com, the officer discharged his service weapon as the suspect sped away.

The officer—whose name was not released—was transported to a nearby hospital where he was treated and released.

The suspect remains at large.

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