Prince George's County police helicopter makes emergency landing

A Prince George's County Police Department helicopter made an emergency landing Thursday evening near Hillcrest Heights.

Police say at around 7:47 p.m., the department's helicopter, "Guardian" received an emergency light while they were in the air on patrol. 

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The helicopter crew then made the decision to make an emergency landing in the 3700 block of Branch Avenue.

Police say the crew is safe.