Corrections officer shot while driving work van in Baltimore

Posted at 7:18 PM, Jan 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-20 19:18:24-05

Baltimore Police are investigating an incident where a corrections officer was shot while driving a work van in the city. 

Officers responded to the 400 block of 29th Division Street Friday night after reports of a shooting. When they got to the scene they found a 52-year-old corrections officer shot in the shoulder. 

Preliminary investigations show the woman was driving a Department of Corrections van when she heard a gunshot. She then told officers she felt a burning sensation in her left shoulder and realized she had been shot. 

The woman said she did not see who fired the shot. 

Detectives are asking anyone with information about this shooting to call (410) 396-2221, Metro crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP, or text a tip using the BPD Mobile App.