ASPEN HILL, Md. (WUSA9) -- A police chase that stemmed from two suspects who are wanted on drug charges ended in a crash and left an officer injured Tuesday night in Aspen Hill Md.
Police tried to stop a vehicle with two people inside who were suspected of being involved in drug distribution in the area of Longmead Crossing Drive and Wimbledon Drive around 7:25 p.m. Tuesday, authorities said.
The vehicle did not stop and police chased the vehicle to the 13500 block of Oriental St. The suspect vehicle drove to the end of Oriental Street and into a wooded area.
K9 units and a helicopter searched the area for the suspects, however, did not find them.
A handgun was recovered at the scene, say police.
One officer was injured in the incident. He suffered minor injuries in the crash, police said.