Police Report Officer Involved Shooting

The shooting occurred in the early morning hours on Sunday.

(UPDATED) 10:41 a.m.—A Baltimore police officer shot a man after getting into a struggle early Sunday morning.

A Northern District officer was on patrol at 2 a.m. Sunday in the 5400 bock of York Road when he noticed a crowd gathered outside a carry out establishment, according to an email from Sgt. Anthony Smith, a police spokesman. 

The officer got out of his car and attempted to disperse the crowd when he and one of the men in the crowd became involved in a struggle. During the fight the officer shot the man.

Homicide detectives are investigating the incident, which is standard procedure in a police involved shooting.

The officer was not injured in the incident. There's no information regarding the condition of the man who was shot.  

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susan January 13, 2013 at 04:27 PM
Any word on the outcome into investigation of Officer who shot and killed Jonathan Blankenship this past July?
Adam Bednar January 13, 2013 at 04:30 PM
Susan, I actually checked in about two weeks ago. The State's Attorney's office wasn't ready to issue its final conclusions.
susan January 13, 2013 at 06:22 PM
Thank you.
Baltimore Matt January 14, 2013 at 01:10 PM
This is exactly why you don't get in physical altercations with the police. When will people learn this?...


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