HALLANDALE BEACH, Florida. – An investigation is underway after a fatal officer was involved in a Hallandale Beach shooting.
The shooting took place Saturday at a liquor store near Hallandale Beach Boulevard and Three Islands Boulevard.
According to police, officers responded to the Argo restaurant after people reported seeing a man with a knife.
When officers arrived, they bagged the man, but he ran to a nearby liquor store.
According to police, there was a confrontation between officers and the suspect at the store, in which one officer suffered cuts to his face. However, it was not clear how these injuries were inflicted.
The officers would eventually open fire, killing the man.
The injured officer was taken to a nearby hospital in stable condition and has since been discharged to recover at home, authorities said on Sunday.
Authorities have not released the identity of the suspect who was killed. Police said Sunday he was 25 years old.
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