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.
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.
Her mother said she is thankful for all the thoughts, prayers and support in Maryland and in Florida.