Suspect Shot During High Speed Pursuit

A man accused of stealing a pick up truck, led Highway Patrol Troopers on a high speed chase early Sunday evening.  Authorities say they set up a speed stick to stop the alleged truck thief but it only caused him to drive northbound in the southbound lane of i25. According to a written statement, troopers then rammed the pickup truckā€¦ causing the suspect to drive towards authorities who were on foot. Officers say they then shot the suspect who drove off the highway, ditched the truck and led police on a foot chase. The man is at Wyoming Regional Medical Center in Casper, where he is recovering from his injuries.