Employee kills shoplifting suspect at Prince George's Co. store

Employee kills shoplifting suspect at Prince George's Co. store

SEAT PLEASANT, Md. (WBFF) - An armed employee fatally shot a shoplifting suspect at a Prince George's County discount store.

The person was shot "during a physical altercation with an armed store employee," according to Seat Pleasant Police Department.

The incident happened near Discount Mart, on Eastern Avenue.

"The individual that was shot was alleged to have been shoplifting inside the business," reported the police department.

A homicide investigation is underway, according to police and WJLA.


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