Undercover Penn. officer shot, wounded
Undercover safety tips
By Moustafa Ayad
Copyright 2007 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
An undercover Pittsburgh vice squad detective was shot last night while chasing a suspected prostitute who was trying to run from the officer and his partner.
The wounded officer, Detective Jeffrey Smith, was in good condition last night at Mercy Hospital with a gunshot wound to the side of his abdomen, said Police Chief Nate Harper, who visited with the 23-year police veteran and his wife at the hospital.
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