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Man injured in police-involved shooting in Prince George's county

Posted at 6:47 PM, Feb 22, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-22 21:04:55-05

A man was injured in a police-involved shooting in Prince George’s County Thursday after the two got into a fight in the parking lot of a liquor store.

Edmonston police say an officer stopped the man at the liquor store in the 4200 block on Kenilworth Avenue in Bladensburg. 

A fight between the officer and the suspect broke out and the suspect allegedly punched the officer multiple times. Officials say the officer used his taser on the suspect but it wasn't effective and then he shot him. 

Witnesses say the suspect was a homeless man and that he was shot multiple times. 
He was taken to the hospital. There is no update on his condition.