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DENVER — A police squad car was rammed while trying to stop a stolen vehicle on Wednesday evening, according to Denver Police.

Police say a patrol car was struck while trying to stop a stolen vehicle at 20th Street and I-25. No one was injured.

That stolen vehicle was then abandoned near 36th Avenue and Mariposa Street, where Denver Police were conducting a perimeter search around 5:28 p.m. for the vehicle theft suspect.

The perimeter was lifted just before 6 p.m. and the stolen vehicle recovered.

The suspect was not located. Police say the investigation is still ongoing.