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Police shoot carjacking suspect after high-speed chase

Several police agencies were involved in a high-speed chase spanning Central Point, Medford, Phoenix and Talent Wednesday, ending with the suspect being shot by police in Medford.

The suspect vehicle was believed to have been involved in an armed carjacking in the Canyonville area.

According to a news release, police attempted to spike the vehicle numerous times, with the pursuit ending at Dakota Avenue and South Columbus Street in Medford.

No officers were injured, and the suspect was transported to Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center, police said.

The Major Assault and Death Investigation Unit will assume the investigation, which is protocol, police said.