HYATTSVILLE, MD. (WJZ) — Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Prince George’s County Sunday night.
It happened on New Hampshire Avenue near University Boulevard East.READ MORE: 'Game-Changing' Johnson & Johnson Single-Dose Covid-19 Vaccine Meets Requirements For Emergency Use Authorization, FDA Says
Detectives said an off-duty officer was working part-time at a liquor store when he saw a man arguing with other customers.READ MORE: Baltimore City Schools To Offer Weekly COVID-19 Testing For Students, Staff
Management had reportedly banned the man from the store in the past. The officer said the man walked toward him and pulled out a knife, so the officer pulled out a gun and fired.
There are no injuries to the officer, but the suspect is in serious condition after being shot.MORE NEWS: James Dale Reed Found Guilty Of Voter Intimidation After Leaving Letter Threatening President Biden, VP Harris In Maryland Mailbox
Doctors have stabilized the suspect and said he should survive. There is no word yet on charges filed.