NOTTINGHAM, Md. (WJZ) — An 11-year-old Baltimore County boy was impaled by an object his father allegedly struck him with, police say.
Officers were called to the 4200 block of Maple Path Circle in Nottingham for a domestic-related stabbing around 10:28 a.m. when a boy ran to his neighbor’s house to get help. He told authorities his father struck him with an object that left a puncture wound to his upper body.READ MORE: K9 With Carroll County Sheriff's Department Receives Bulletproof Vest
Police said the suspect fought with arriving officers, injuring one of them before he was taken into custody.
“The father was there, when officers tried to place him under arrest, he began to fight with police,” Jennifer Peach, of the Baltimore County Police Department, said. “The officer who attempted to arrest that man did suffer non-life-threatening injuries and was transported to an area hospital.”READ MORE: Orioles Rank 8th As Booziest Fanbase In Major League Baseball, Survey Says
The boy was taken to an area hospital. His condition is unknown.
The injured officer was also taken to an area hospital for treatment.MORE NEWS: Maryland Casinos Generate $126.2M During February
The identity of the suspect is being withheld until he is formally charged.