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.
President Mancuso reports that our injured Officer was shot in the upper leg and is in stable condition. His injury is not life-threatening and the prognosis is good.— Baltimore City FOP (@FOP3) November 9, 2020
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.