Off-duty officer shoots at suspect who broke into his truck

DCW50 News

(PHOTO: @PGPDNews via Twitter)

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

PRINCE GEORGE’S CO. – Police are investigating a non-contact shooting that involved an off-duty police officer Friday.

Investigators say a Baltimore City Police Officer saw a man break into his truck in the 5800 block of Silver Hill Road in District Heights.

The officer went to confront the suspect and the suspect fled.

That’s when, police say, the off-duty officer discharged a gun toward the suspect who was running away.

Police describe the suspect as an African-American male with long dreadlocks wearing a black t-shirt and black pants. His car was recovered nearby.

The officer was not hurt and the suspect was not shot.

Local News

More Local Stories

Latest

More News

More News

Don't Miss

Latest News

More DCW50 News