Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Friday, August 5, 2016 – 6 a.m. Saturday, August 6, 2016
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Shots fired-vehicle pursuit
1309 N. Mandalay Rd.
Officers were in the area when they heard multiple gunshots. Dispatch received information from man indicating that his son had just fired multiple rounds from a vehicle in the area of 400 South Redwood Rd. The vehicle was located and Officers attempted to stop the vehicle at which time the vehicle fled and a pursuit was initiated. Officers lost the vehicle and within seconds of losing the vehicle it was located at 1309 North Mandalay Rd, where it had collided with a parked car and was left unoccupied. Officers located and booked Quentin Austin Medina, 19, for felony discharge of a firearm. While officers were looking for suspects an officer accidentally discharged his patrol rifle, striking himself in the left foot. Officer transported to a local hospital with non life threatening injuries. Investigation on-going.
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