Police: Md. cop wounded, suspect killed after opening fire into unmarked car

A Baltimore police officer returned fire, killing the suspect

By Suzie Ziegler 

BALTIMORE — A Baltimore police officer was wounded and a suspect was killed Monday morning in an exchange of gunfire. 

According to WJZ, the officer was working an undercover operation in an unmarked police car when a man opened fire into the vehicle. The officer returned fire, killing the suspect. The officer, who wasn’t publicly named Monday, was shot in the upper leg and is expected to recover. 

In a press conference Monday, Police Commissioner Michael Harrison said the suspect was struck multiple times and died at the scene. 

Harrison didn’t reveal a possible motive in the shooting. 

Chopper 13: Police-Involved Shooting

Chopper 13 is over the scene of a police-involved shooting in West Baltimore. According to the police union, an officer was injured in the shooting: https://cbsloc.al/3n3ZJer

Posted by WJZ-TV | CBS Baltimore on Monday, November 9, 2020

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