2 Prince Georges County officers were shot when they entered the wrong apartment to serve a drug warrant.
A confidential informant told PG County police a drug dealer lived there, but the resident was actually a father who didn’t know officers were trying to get in his home. Police state the man was only protecting his daughter when he shot a the cops. No charges will be filed.
The officers were flown to a shock trauma center in Baltimore.
The chief said the department will do a review of all search warrants that are pending and issued a moratorium on search warrants for at least 24 to 48 hours to make sure a similar incident doesn’t happen again.
Source: NBC 4 Washington
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