Officer injured in "beer run"

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PHOENIX -- Police are searching for a man who nearly ran over a Phoenix officer after allegedly stealing some beer from a Fry's store.

It happened Wednesday night near 51st Avenue and Baseline Road.

When the man took off in his pickup truck, the officer tried to stop him, but was knocked to the ground.

The officer hit his head and scraped his arm.

Police are reviewing surveillance tape in hope of identifying the suspect.

The get-away vehicle is described as a tan and brown pickup truck. There were two people inside.