RIVERDALE, Md. (AP) — A 7-year-old girl was hospitalized for a gunshot wound she suffered during a shooting that closed off the northbound lanes of the Baltimore-Washington Parkway in Prince George’s County on Monday, authorities said.
U.S. Park Police officers found the girl Monday with a gunshot wound on her leg when they arrived at the Baltimore–Washington Parkway in the area of Route 410 following a report on the shooting Monday, the agency said in a statement.READ MORE: Baltimore County Officers And EMS Personnel Injured Following Explosion At Windsor Mill Nail Spa
The area is in Maryland just outside of the District of Columbia.
The girl was brought to a hospital by a helicopter.Maryland Weather: Severe Thunderstorm Yielded Hail In Part Of The State
Alec Gary Wilbur, 20, is wanted for the shooting, the agency said. They are seeking the public’s help in finding him.
Wilbur is six-foot-one, weighs 150 pounds and has large tattoos on his chest, neck and arms, police said.MORE NEWS: One Juvenile Stabbed And Another Arrested After Stabbing Inside Havre De Grace Restaurant
Anyone who sees him should call 911.