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November 10, 2009

Baltimore officer shoots on-duty K-9 during pursuit

Baltimore Sun

BALTIMORE — A Baltimore police dog was shot Sunday evening by a police officer during a foot pursuit of a motorist who drove through a speed checkpoint in South Baltimore, said a Police Department spokesman.

About 6 p.m., police were manning the checkpoint in the 2600 block of Wegworth Lane near Hollins Ferry Road, near Wegworth Park, when a male motorist failed to stop when ordered and drove through the stop, said Anthony Guglielmi, chief spokesman for the Police Department.

Full story: Baltimore officer shoots on-duty K-9 during pursuit

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