A Metro Transit Police officer shot a stabbing suspect at the Anacostia station in Southeast D.C. Thursday evening, according to Metro.
The officer responded to a fight and stabbing at the station about 8:40 p.m., Metro said.
The suspect armed with a knife reportedly went after the officer, Metro said. The officer shot the suspect.
The suspect and stabbing victim were taken to the hospital with critical injuries, Metro said.
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Green Line service was suspended between Congress Heights and Navy Yard. Shuttle buses were provided. The Metropolitan Police Department is handling the investigation.