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Man critically injured in videotaped Baltimore police encounter

Man critically injured in videotaped Baltimore police encounter

A man was critically injured in a videotaped encounter with Baltimore police in the Gilmor Homes area of West Baltimore Sunday, prompting an internal use-of-force investigation of the officers, officials said.

About four bicycle officers tried to stop the man at about 9 a.m. in the 1600 block of North Ave., Deputy Commissioner Jerry Rodriguez said in a Monday afternoon news conference about the incident. The suspect ran, and police caught him, he said.

"During that arrest, the video, which we believe captures only a portion of it, shows the officers attempting to detain this individual, keep him on the ground," the deputy commissioner said. "There's a lot of...

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