SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Police shot a suspect they say injured an officer outside the MGM Springfield casino.
Springfield Police say there was an altercation outside the casino at around midnight Thursday and the suspect injured the officer.
He then ran into the casino’s parking garage where he was shot.
It’s not clear what injuries the officer sustained or the nature of the alternation.
Police have declined to comment other than to say the unnamed officer was taken to Baystate Medical Center with what they described as non-life-threatening wounds.
The suspect was also taken to the Springfield hospital with serious injuries.