DC 'snowball cop' faces suspension for pointing gun

Detective Michael Baylor drew his weapon after snowball fighters targeted his car

By Bill Myers and Freeman Klopott
Washington Examiner

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A D.C. police officer who made international headlines after drawing his gun during a snowball fight should be suspended for 10 days, internal investigators have recommended.

Detective Michael Baylor didn't fill out the correct paperwork after he stopped a man who he thought had tossed a snowball and "engaged in conduct that is prejudicial to the reputation of the police force," according to an internal police report of the incident.

LexisNexis Copyright © 2013 LexisNexis, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.   
Terms and Conditions Privacy Policy

Full story: DC 'snowball cop' faces suspension for pointing gun

  1. Tags
  2. Off Duty

Recommended Police Jobs and Careers

Join the discussion

PoliceOne comments can only be accessed by verified law enforcement professionals.
Please sign in or register to view or write your own comments below.