Timestamp8/20/14 19:54
Date Searched16-Aug-14
StateMD - Maryland
Agency NameFrederick Police Department
Victim NameRoy Turner
Victim's Age45
Victim's GenderMale
Hispanic or Latino OriginUnknown
Hit or Killed?Hit
Armed or Unarmed?Unarmed
SummaryOfficers saw a suspicious situation. An officer was then struck by a vehicle, authorities said. The officer fired his weapon into the vehicle and hit the driver, police said. The driver, Roy Turner, 45, of Frederick, Md. is being charged with several motor vehicle violations and felony, possession of a controlled dangers substance with the intent to distribute and failure to immediately stop vehicle at scene of accident involving bodily injury, according to authorities. A warrant has been obtained for Turner, authorities said. The driver involved in the incident was released from the hospital Monday, authorities said. Authorities identified the officer involved in the shooting as Officer James Martin, a 18-plus-year veteran of the Frederick Police Department. Police said Martin is assigned to the Special Operations Division, Drug Enforcement Unit for the past 12 years. The investigation is still ongoing.
Source Linkhttp://www.wusa9.com/story/news/local/maryland/2014/08/17/md-police-involved-shooting/14194597/
Name of Officer or OfficersOfficer James Martin
County State MD - Maryland
City StateFrederick MD - Maryland