One individual is in custody after a woman tackled him on the station platform at Potomac Ave. One individual has Pdoa, and another was shot in the leg. A shooting was reported at the Potomac Avenue subway station in the southeast District of Columbia. On Wednesday, at approximately 9:20 a.m., the Metropolitan Police Department was notified of the shooting.
According to police, the gunman shot and killed a person near the gate and then forced him onto the subway platform. According to police, the suspect then shot and killed the second individual.
MTPD and @DCPoliceDept are at the Potomac Avenue station shooting scene. One victim testified to having been shot, and a suspect has been apprehended. The blue, orange, and silver line is suspended between Federal Center SW and Minnesota Ave.
The first victim will likely survive. According to the police, the second victim died.
According to the police, the suspect has been taken into custody.
After the shooting, the Potomac Avenue subway station was the site of a massive police operation. According to the police, one individual was shot and another was injured. The suspect is currently in custody. Numerous officers gathered at the intersection of Potomac Avenue and 14th Street to await an update from @nbcwashington.