Around 11:12 AM today a police chase involving multiple agencies including Baltimore County PD & Maryland State Police ended with shots fired. It is reported that MSP began chasing the vehicle southbound near the Harford County line & later lost sight near I-195 in southwest Baltimore.
Within a short period of time, Baltimore County Police spotted the vehicle and proceeded to pursue it on I-695 in the western Baltimore County area.
After a lengthy chase – involving multiple vehicles struck, the pursuit ended at Rt 702 near S Marlyn Avenue in Essex.
With multiple police helicopters overhead the suspect & police exchanged gunfire, resulting in 1 officer shot & the suspect killed.
MSP immediately landed their helicopter and transported the officer who was shot. He was taken to shock trauma in downtown Baltimore. Police say he has non life threatening injuries and is in fair condition. The suspect’s vehicle pictured above with windows shot out, is reported to have Kentucky plates. We will bring you more updates on this story as they are made available.