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D.C. police on Sunday identified the man fatally shot Friday by a private security guard at Union Station. Police said William Thomas Wilson Jr., …
Police identify suspect fatally shot at DC’s Union Station
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After a woman was stabbed outside, a security guard chased a male suspect into the station and shot him near a fast-food restaurant, police said.
Sept. 11, 2015 Police and emergency responders stand near McDonald’s inside Union Station in Washington. A male suspect was shot by a security guard near the restaurant after a woman was stabbed outside. Evan Vucci/AP
D.C. police on Sunday identified the man fatally shot Friday by a private security guard at Union Station.
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Police said William Thomas Wilson Jr., 57, of Southeast D.C., was shot after he threatened the security guard and refused to drop the knife he had used to stab a woman outside the station. The shooting, which occurred about 12:45 p.m., took place near the McDonald’s and multiple Amtrak gates.
Police said Friday that the security guard fired his gun only once. Travelers were evacuated and train service was suspended for a short time after the incident.