MPD officer involved in accident during pursuit, suspect sought

MPD officer involved in accident during pursuit, suspect sought
An MPD unit was involved in a traffic accident at Norman Bridge Road at East Edgemont Avenue while on pursuit of a suspect vehicle. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - The Montgomery Police Department is looking for the suspect in a shooting investigation.

Police say the shooting happened Wednesday afternoon within the 2700 block of South Wallace Drive. Officers and medics responded to the scene at 3:33 p.m. to find the victim had sustained a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. The victim was transported for treatment.

MPD Capt. Saba Coleman says units located the suspect vehicle on East South Boulevard at Norman Bridge Road where a vehicle pursuit began.

The pursuit resulted in one MPD unit being involved in a traffic accident at Norman Bridge Road at East Edgemont Avenue, Coleman says. The officer was uninjured in the accident.

The suspect’s vehicle was located.

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