WASHINGTON — A man was shot behind the movie theater at St. Charles Towne Center in Waldorf, Maryland, Wednesday night.
Police responded to a call for a shooting in the parking lot behind the theater around 8 p.m. in the 11000 block of Mall Circle Drive.
A Charles County Sheriff’s spokesperson says the victim was with friends when he walked away from the group. He had a conversation with another person — who pulled out a gun and shot him.
The victim is in critical condition.
A suspect is now in custody. Police say the shooting does not appear to be related to activity inside the movie theater.
Anyone with information about this shooting can call (301) 932-2222 or Charles County Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS.
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