By Tillie Fong
Rocky Mountain News
DENVER, Colo. — A Denver police officer was injured and a suspect critically wounded during an altercation Monday afternoon in the 1200 block of Colorado Boulevard.
The officer, whose name has not been released, was responding to a 4:50 p.m. call about a suspicious vehicle near an apartment building.
Two minutes later, the officer radioed for help, saying he was involved in a physical fight with a suspect, according to police spokesman Sonny Jackson.
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