NewsRegionBaltimore City

Actions

Baltimore's top cop applauds residents, officers after Saturday's shooting

Officers shot at in Northwest Baltimore
Baltimore_Police.jpg
Posted at 8:04 PM, Feb 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-09 20:04:02-05

BALTIMORE — The Baltimore Police Department said officers were shot at Saturday evening in Northwest Baltimore.

In Commissioner Michael Harrison's statement, police saw a vehicle they believe was connected to a shooting and several robberies in the area.

When officers attempted to make the stop, the driver started shooting.

The department said, the officers did not fire back and they were able to arrest the suspects after they fled the scene.

"I would like to publicly thank and commend our officers for a job well done. Our officers continue to remain proactive and work hard to keep our communities safe," said Commissioner Harrison.

WMAR-2 News will update this story with more information as soon as it become available.