Peel police say that an officer sustained minor injuries while attempting to stop a suspected stolen vehicle in Mississauga.

It happened near Tomken Road and Eglinton Avenue at around 1 p.m.

Const. Akhil Mooken says that police were searching for a suspect in a stolen vehicle investigation

Mooken said an officer attempted to stop a female suspect driving a black Jeep Wrangler that was believed to be stolen.

The vehicle then struck an officer attempting to stop the suspect in a commercial plaza. The suspect then sped into a roadway and was boxed in by police and detained.

That officer fired multiple shots, though there is no indication that anyone was hit by bullets.

The intervening officer suffered a “lower body injury,” Mooken said.

The officer was taken to a local hospital by paramedics with minor injuries. Police say that one suspect has also been taken to a local hospital.

A Toyota Camry sedan and a transport truck were also damaged in the course of the incident.