DENVER (CBS4)– Three suspects were arrested early Wednesday morning after a carjacking and chase led to a shootout with Denver police officers. No officers were hurt in the shooting.

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Police say the carjacking happened in Aurora late Tuesday. Officers in Denver found the suspects in the stolen car near Colfax Avenue and Syracuse Street about 1 a.m.

The driver crashed a few blocks away at 16th and Quebec. Officers arrested one of the suspects after the crash.

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Two other suspects tried to run away. One suspect fired at officers and police fired back.

Both suspects were found a short time later and taken into custody.

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Police say one suspect shot himself and was rushed to the hospital. A K9 officer hurt the other suspect.

No officers were hurt in the shootout with suspects. The suspects have not been identified.

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