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News Release

Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Media Relations

Accidental Discharge of a Firearm

Los Angeles:  While on-duty, a Los Angeles Police Officer accidentally discharged a firearm.

On February 25, 2009, at around 2:20 p.m., Police Officer David Holmes was handling a firearm when an accidental discharge occurred.  The incident occurred in the city of Los Angeles.  

No injuries occurred.

Gang Narcotics Division is handling the investigation.