Southwest District Police-Involved Discharging

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Wilkens Ave

Southwest District Police Involved Discharging

On September 5, 2023, at approximately 11:19 a.m., detectives were inside of a convenience store in the 3600 block of Wilkens Avenue, when they observed an unidentified adult male stealing from the location.

The suspect fled the store and entered a black colored SUV. 

As the suspect attempted to flee the location, the suspect struck two officers with his SUV. Another officer then discharged his weapon at the suspect's vehicle. 

Currently, it is unknown if the suspect was shot.

Medics responded to the scene and transported both officers to area hospitals for treatment.

The attached pictures are of the suspect and the vehicle the suspect was occupying. Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect  is urged to contact detectives at 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup.

The Baltimore Police Department’s Special Investigations Response Team (SIRT) is investigating this incident. The department has activated its Public Release of Critical Incident Recordings Policy. 

For more information on the policy, https://www.baltimorepolice.org/transparency/bpd-policies/607-public-release-critical-incident-recordings

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