JOLIET– A Officer is recovering after being pinned in between two vehicles by a suspect during a traffic stop Tuesday afternoon.
According to Joliet Police, it happened at 3:33 pm when an officer conducted a traffic stop in the parking lot of Wendy’s at 104 North Center Street. Reports say while the stop was being conducted, the suspect’s vehicle struck and pinned a officer between two vehicles.
Officers assisting on the scene fired on the suspect. The officer is in stable condition while the suspects’ condition is unknown at this time.
The Will-Grundy Major Crimes Task Force is investigating the incident.