WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- DC police say an adult male was shot by a police officer in Southeast Washington.
The incident happened in the area of 22nd Street and Alabama Avenue. Police say the victim was shot by an on-duty officer and was conscious and breathing.
Officials say two officers on beat patrol stopped a person and an altercation took place. The victim was shot by a 23-year veteran of the force.
Police are not saying what led up to the shooting or where the suspect was shot.
We'll update when more information becomes available.