A traffic police officer was injured Monday after being shot at by a traffic violator in the northern province of Hai Duong.
A traffic police team from the Hai Duong Province Police Department was on a patrol on National Highway 18 section through Chi Linh Town early Monday, when they saw two men on a motorbike without helmets.
As soon as police officers signaled the men to stop, one of them pulled out a hand gun and shot at the officers.
Sub-lieutenant Ngo Quang Vu was shot in the hand. He is being treated at a hospital.
The two men jumped off of the bike and successfully ran into a forest.
Police are searching for the pair.