TOWSON, Md. (WJZ) — The mother of Baltimore County officer who was shot while on duty said her daughter is expected to make a full recovery.
Chief Bernadette Dipino works for the Sarasota Police Department in Florida. Her daughter is on the force in Baltimore County.
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On May 2nd @ChiefDiPino's daughter, an Officer @BaltCoPolice, was shot in the line of duty. She's expected to make a full recovery. Chief DiPino wanted to take a moment to thank our community for the love, support, prayers & thoughts during this horrific situation @FloridaChiefs pic.twitter.com/ERmeqrYktj
— Sarasota Police Department (@SarasotaPD) May 22, 2019
Earlier this month, investigators said she was wounded by friendly fire while responding to a call in Parkville.READ MORE: Baltimore County Urges People To Get Vaccinated With Super Weekend Flu ClinicAmerican Airlines Plane Blows Tires On Runway Leaving Flights Diverted And Runways Closed At Regan National
Her mother said she is thankful for all the thoughts, prayers and support in Maryland and in Florida.