Incident

9-19-2018 Maryland District Heights (Forestville) 3-0

Location

September 19, 2018

Lorring Park Apartments
2700 block of Lorring Dr
District Heights (Forestville), Maryland
Geolocation: 38.853, -76.884

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Officer
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Officer
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Participant Characteristics:
    • Law Enforcement
  • Name: Officer
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Accidental Shooting
  • Mistaken ID (thought it was an intruder/threat, was friend/family)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer shot
  • Defensive Use
  • Defensive Use - Stand Your Ground/Castle Doctrine established

Notes

shot while serving warrant at wrong house, suspect mistakenly shot at officers

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Shotgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 4
State Senate District: 25
State House District: 25