Transcript for Baltimore-area officer gunned down responding to suspicious vehicle report
Just before 2 PM today the police department received a call for a suspicious vehicle. And the lead unit block of Lin Wen Wei and its allies and WE and way. And two when 236 area for suspicious vehicle. Are also responds to neck called she encountered the suspects and she was critically injured. Our officer was transported to Franklin Square hospital. Where she was pronounced deceased at 2:50 PM. This officer would have been a four year veteran of the police department her anniversary date was it didn't it's alive this year. And she was assigned to apart though precincts. Right now we're continuing our investigation our officers have determined detectives have determined that there was a house. On land when that has some damage to it two patio door it does appear that this may have been a burglary in progress. We're not sort this was the exact house at the call came from but it was on the same block and we're continue to investigate at this point. We are actively searching for a possibly at least one suspect right now we continue to search the area. As a result of this there are three elementary schools on alert status right now.
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