Two University of Maryland students hurt in College Park shooting

WASHINGTON — One person was shot and another one assaulted in College Park Saturday night.

It happened around 8:30 p.m. on the 7500 block of Rhode Island Avenue, an area that is predominantly off-campus housing for University of Maryland students.

The male victims were taken to a hospital and treated for nonlife threatening injuries. They are University of Maryland students.

Police are searching for the suspects, whose last know direction of travel was toward a Metro stop.

Prince George’s County police ask people to stay away from the area.

This story is developing.


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