December 13, 2018
(Prince George, VA) – Police Investigates Shooting
On December 13, 2018, at approximately 12:10 p.m., members of the Prince George County Police Department responded to the 3800 block of Puddledock Road in an attempt to locate a male individual wanted on an indictment related to the production of child pornography. Once on scene, an officer observed the suspect standing outside of his residence. As the officer began a dialogue with him, the suspect retrieved a handgun from his clothing. As the suspect turned away from the officer, gunfire was heard. The officer subsequently discovered the suspect lying on the ground with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. The involved officer did not discharge his service weapon.
The offender was transported to the Tri-City ER where his condition is not known at this time. The investigation is ongoing.