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: Police Identify Baltimore Officer Who Killed Barbershop Shooting Suspect
The area is in Maryland just outside of the District of Columbia.
The girl was brought to a hospital by a helicopter.Community Remembers Slain Church Employee Evelyn Player At Viewing
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: ‘It’s Probably Everywhere’ Concern Grows About Omicron Covid Variant In Maryland As Positivity Rate Jumps Above 5%; Hogan To Speak Wednesday
Anyone who sees him should call 911.