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Police Officer's Hand Cut After Chase In Rogers Park

CHICAGO (CBS) -- A police officer was injured Monday night after chasing a suspect in Rogers Park.

The officer was injured with a cut to his hand around 7:50 p.m. in the 1200 block of West Arthur Avenue – near the Loyola Red Line stop, according to information from police and fire officials.

The 54-year-old officer was taken to St. Francis Hospital in Evanston. Police said his injury was minor.

The 26-year-old suspect was apprehended at Devon and Lakewood avenues and taken to Weiss Memorial Hospital, officials said.

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