Suspect still at large following collision with police car

Chilliwack RCMP continue to search for the driver of a vehicle that collided with a police car Tuesday evening.

Chilliwack RCMP are releasing few details about a collision between a police vehicle and a suspect vehicle that sparked a manhunt through a downtown neighbourhood Tuesday evening.

Police were following a suspicious vehicle in the area of Portage Avenue and Goodall Place at around 8 p.m. when it collided with another police vehicle.

The driver of the vehicle fled on foot and the two remaining occupants were arrested at the time.

A police dog was brought in to help with the search, but RCMP were unable to find the suspect.

The two other occupants of the vehicle were taken into custody, but were later released without charges.

The Chilliwack RCMP Serious Crime Unit is leading the investigation as it continues to look for the driver. Police are not releasing any additional information, “in an effort to protect the integrity of this investigation.”

Anyone with information regarding this incident can contact Chilliwack RCMP at 604-792-4611, or they can remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

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