One security guard was stabbed and another was hit by the suspect’s SUV at the Basilica of the National Shrine in D.C. around 9:15 a.m. Tuesday morning.
Officials say the stabbing victim’s injuries are not life-threatening. The other victim’s injuries are more serious, but also not believed to be life-threatening.
The Shrine’s Director of Communications says the guards and the suspect know each other. Police say the suspect is not in custody and have not released any information on the suspect. The suspect’s vehicle has been located.
BREAKING: A dozen or so heavily armed police officer stormed down the street at the 1300 block of Sheridan St. NW. Police say this scene is in relation to the stabbing that took place at The National Shrine. @fox5dc pic.twitter.com/7NxpXvhylD
— Ike Ejiochi (@IkeEjiochi) December 10, 2019