Man in critical condition after police-involved shooting in Bladensburg

One man is in the hospital in critical condition after a police-involved shooting in Bladensburg Sunday night.

BLADENSBURG, MD. (WUSA9) - One man is in the hospital in critical condition after a police-involved shooting in Bladensburg Sunday night.

The incident happened after 9 p.m. on the 5200 block of Newton Street. When officers arrived at the scene, they saw a man with a gun. Police said shots were fired.

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The man was shot in his lower body and transported to the hospital with serious injuries. 

The handgun was recovered at the scene. 

Police could not say if the suspect discharged his weapon. 

There is no further information at this time. 

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