Officer injured while chasing robbery suspect in Port Richmond

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A police officer was injured while chasing down a robbery suspect in Philadelphia's Port Richmond section. (WPVI)

A police officer was injured while chasing down a robbery suspect in Philadelphia's Port Richmond section.

It happened after 8 p.m. Sunday on Frankford Avenue near Anne Street.

Police say the original crime took place in Northeast Philadelphia, but no further details have been released.

The officer was taken to Aria-Frankford Hospital for observation. He is expected to be treated and released.

The suspect was taken to Temple University Hospital for unknown injuries.

There was no immediate word on what charges the suspect may be facing.
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