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News Release

Monday, March 26, 2007

Media Relations

Accidental Discharge with no Injuries

Los Angeles: A Los Angeles police officer accidentally discharged a police shotgun in the station parking lot.

On March 25, 2007 at about 6:35 AM, Officer Ginger Harrison assigned to Devonshire Area, was conducting a safety check of the police shotgun when a round was accidentally discharged.

Officer Harrison was outdoors in the station's open parking lot when it occurred.

No one was injured as a result of the accidental discharge.

Officer Harrison, 33, has been with the Department for 12 years and 2 months.

Devonshire Area is handling the investigation.

Questions may be directed to Media Relations Section at 213-485-3586.


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