LA CRESCENT, Minn. - Dramatic video shows a police officer in southeast Minnesota narrowly miss a shotgun blast during a traffic stop.

Squad car dash cam video released by the Minnesota BCA shows La Crescent Police Officer Ryan Quanrud walking up to a stopped vehicle back in July.

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As he nears the vehicle, someone inside the car pulls out a shotgun and fires, nearly hitting Quanrud. The vehicle then takes off.

Quanrud and his partner chased after them and eventually took two teenagers into custody. Both are charged with multiple felonies, including attempted murder of a police officer.

Neither officer was hurt.

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