An off-duty police officer shot and injured a man who is accused of chasing another person with a “bladed weapon” near an East Dallas gas station, authorities said.
The officer, who has worked at the department for four years, shot the man multiple times, the newspaper reported. The victim was taken to a hospital in stable condition.
Authorities have not released the attacker’s name. He is expected to be charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, according to the Morning News.
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