An Anne Arundel (Md.) County police officer was in critical condition at a trauma center after being shot by a suspect early Friday morning.
Police say the shooting happened just after 2 a.m. outside a 7-Eleven just off Route 50 in Annapolis where the officer was responding to a suspicious person call, CBS Baltimore reports.
When the officer arrived a struggle ensued and the suspect fled. The officer chased him and was shot by the time other officers arrived.
Police say the suspect who was still at large Friday afternoon is an African American male, 5-foot-4 to 5-foot-8 and about 20 to 30 years old. A manhunt was still under way at presstime.