3rd CMPD Officer Shot Yesterday in NoDa


Yesterday a CMPD officer was shot in the leg while responding to call of a shooting in an occupied dwelling.

According to the official report, the officer was rushed to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The officer did not return fire and the suspect is still at large.

This now marks the 3rd incident in a week where CMPD officers have faced gunfire during a call for service.

CMPD Chief Johnny Jennings released the following message about yesterday’s incident and the recent rise in officers being shot.