Burglary suspect rescued after fleeing from officers, falling into ravine in SW Oklahoma City

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OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – A burglary suspect was rescued after he fled from officers and fell into a ravine in southwest Oklahoma City.

Officials say a burglary suspect drove away from officers near SW 74th and Western at around 5 a.m. Tuesday.

At some point, the suspect fled on foot and fell into a 25-foot concrete-walled ravine near SW 64th and Ollie.

Fire and EMSA crews had to remove a chainlink barrier to rescue him from the ravine.

Oklahoma City police tell News 4 the suspect was injured, but is alert and talking.

A second suspect was also taken into custody.

The incident remains under investigation.

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