[UPDATE 10:33 p.m.: Officer Involved Shooting] One Man Shot and Lacerated by Glass Near Martins Ferry Bridge, According to an Officer on the Scanner
One man has a graze wound from a bullet and lacerations from broken glass, after a shooting near Martins Ferry Bridge northwest of Weitchpec at approximately 9:55 p.m., according to information from the scanner.
Here’s scanner recording from the incident:
The officer begins about 25 seconds in. “Cover law enforcement. We have an unknown injured male subject,” an officer says.
“Shots fired on Martins Ferry Bridge,” Dispatch tells other officers.
Two additional law enforcement and an ambulance have been requested to respond, according to an officer speaking over the scanner to dispatch. The bridge is being blocked on both sides as it is a crime scene.
UPDATE 10:33 p.m.: According to a text from an off-duty Lt. Ken Swithenbank of the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office, This is an officer involved shooting but details are just coming in. “Deputies are uninjured. Suspect is injured. Unknown to what extent….Medical and critical incident team responding.”