A Plano police officer opened fire on an armed suspect who was chasing another person with a knife Monday morning, the Plano Police Department said.
Officers were dispatched to a stabbing incident about 9 a.m. in the parking lot where a 7-Eleven used to operate on E. Parker Road, police said. An officer was nearby and quickly arrived at the scene.
The officer observed the suspect with a knife chasing another person, police said. The officer ordered the suspect to drop his weapon and the suspect refused, police said. The officer fired his weapon, police said.
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Both the armed suspect and the victim were hospitalized.
No other information was available.