WASHINGTON (WJZ)–Two people are injured after an off-duty officer opens fire Saturday night at Union Station.
According to WUSA9, a Baltimore County officer fired his weapon around 8:30 p.m. when a man refused to drop a knife he was holding.
Police say the incident started as a stabbing between two suspects who knew each other. The suspect was later shot after police say the suspect refused to drop his knife on the escalator.
A female bystander was also injured after she was hit in the leg by a bullet or a fragment. Her injuries appear to be non-life threatening.
The suspect’s condition is unknown at this time.
The incident remains under investigation.