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Officer shot man after police say she feared for life in struggle
Officer shot man after police say she feared for life in struggle

A Baltimore police officer feared for her life when she shot a suspect during a struggle in Northwest Baltimore, police said Friday. Police commanders said they believe the officer's actions Thursday were justified. The suspect was shot in the abdomen and was recovering Friday after surgery, police said. "When we pull the trigger, that is the last option," said Deputy Commissioner Jerry Rodriguez. It was the second time in a month that a Baltimore officer shot a suspect. The other incident occurred Dec. 28 in East Baltimore. Police said officers encountered the suspect about 9:05 p.m. Thursday after they saw a van with its headlights off in the 4400 block of Reisterstown...

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