FLINT, MI – Flyin high, MSP Trooper 2 helps officers on the ground locate and arrest a subject who was involved in a shooting who then fled on foot.
On March 6th, 2020, the suspect known to police fled east. MSP Trooper 2 spotted him sitting on a bucket trying to hide behind a garage. MSP Trooper 2 was able to give officers on the ground information as to the suspects exact location where he was taken into custody.
As citizens we need to give thanks to those who put their lives in jeopardy every day to keep ours just a bit more safe from those who would rather do harm than be respectable. Individuals such as this suspect have no business running through our neighborhoods with weapons shooting at others.
You can run but, you can’t hide!
MSP Trooper 2 is primarily flown for patrol, search and rescue, traffic enforcement, border security, and marijuana eradication. The 407GX is equipped with:
- Photo-mapping system
- FLIR imaging system with infrared and regular camera modes
- Spectrolab SX-16 searchlight
- Side mount platforms for Emergency Support Team (EST)
- LoJack Stolen Vehicle Recovery System
- Public Address System