Baltimore police are at a substance abuse center where an officer was shot Monday morning. There is no word on the extent of the officer’s injuries.
Police said the injured officer was taken to Shock Trauma. Witnesses said a gunman walked into the substance abuse and mental health clinic and opened fire. The suspect allegedly tried to steal medication from the clinic before opening fire.
Our officer was transported to the hospital. A media briefing will be held at Shock Trauma. Thanks to the community for your support and the media for your cooperation. https://t.co/BpcxYuuPFr
— Jeremy Silbert (@JeremySilbert) July 15, 2019
Two patients tell me he held a nurse at gunpoint and asked her to unlock a cabinet containing medication. #WJZ
— Kimberly Eiten (@KimberlyEiten) July 15, 2019