According to Alexandria police, officers were responding to reports of gunshots in the 1000 block of Vernon Street, just north of Old Town, when they came across a suspect with a gun. The suspect was shot and taken to a nearby hospital.
Police officials in Prince William County are praising officers for their bravery after they were shot at by a man with a rifle Sunday evening in an attack the police called an “ambush.”
Police have identified the man who gunned down another man in an Oxon Hill, Maryland, liquor store as well as the Prince George’s County officer who fatally shot the gunman. The officer is a 10-year veteran of the department.
A man shot and killed another man inside a liquor store in Oxon Hill, Maryland, Wednesday afternoon and was then fatally shot by a Prince George’s County officer who was rushing toward the sound of gunshots, police say. The liquor store is near a busy strip of stores on Livingston Road. There are road closures in the area as police investigate.
The Maryland man who was shot by a Montgomery County police officer after assaulting his ex-girlfriend and taking his 3-year-old son hostage has died, police announced.
D.C. Police Chief Peter Newsham said the man being chased by police Tuesday night ran to an alley, where he pulled out a gun and began shooting at the pursuing officers.
Two suspects are in the hospital after an officer-involved shooting Thursday night in Arlington County, police said.
Prince George’s County police said officers were forcing open a bedroom door inside a Greenbelt, Maryland, apartment when there “there was a confrontation” between the officer and 26-year-old Corey Janifer. Janifer is suspected in an April 8 home invasion in Northwest D.C., police said.
man suspected of carrying out an armed robbery in D.C. earlier this month was shot Monday morning by a Prince George’s County police officer as authorities attempted to arrest him inside an apartment in Greenbelt, Maryland.
One person is shot and in serious condition, after police responded to an assault in Silver Spring.
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