University Parkway in Winston-Salem reopens as police investigate officer-involved shooting

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The north and southbound lanes of University Parkway between Bethabara and North Point boulevards reopened Friday morning as Winston-Salem police continue to investigate an officer-involved shooting.

It happened on University Parkway between North Point Boulevard and Bethabara Park Boulevard around 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Police were investigating a robbery, approached the suspect and an altercation ensued, which led to a chase, according to police.

Winston-Salem police said the suspect has a non-life-threatening injury. No officers were injured.

There were multiple wrecks because of the chase, but nobody was hurt.