2 Baltimore officers injured in shootout | Suspect dead
This image provided by WMAR-2 News shows emergency and law enforcement officials responding to the scene of a shooting, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020 in Baltimore. Two law enforcement officers with a fugitive task force were injured and a suspect died in a shooting on Wednesday, the U.S. Marshals Service said. (WMAR-2 News via AP)
Officers tried to serve an attempted murder warrant
Two Baltimore law enforcement officials were injured in a shootout that left a suspect dead.
The U.S. Marshals Service said the officers were members of a fugitive task force who were attempting to serve a warrant on an attempted murder suspect.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan’s office said the two injured officers are a Baltimore city and Baltimore County police officer. The suspect was identified as a former Maryland corrections official who was under investigation, according to Hogan.
BALTIMORE (@AP) -- Suspect killed in Baltimore shooting was former state corrections official under investigation, governor says.
Re: Radecke Ave incident - #BCoPD can confirm that one Baltimore County Police Officer was shot and transported to Shock Trauma. We have no further information regarding the officer's condition or the details of the incident. More info will be provided when available. ^NL
One officer was injured in the leg and the other in the stomach, U.S. Marshals Service spokesman David Lutz told The Associated Press. Both officers were taken to a shock trauma center at the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore.
We are live outside shock trauma waiting for an update from Officials about the condition of the US Marshall who was shot. Heavy police presence outside and inside the hospital. I’m told the Mayor is inside and Baltimore states attorney Marilyn Mosby @wjz