Security guard shot near UMUC

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Fatal shooting in northwest (PHOTO: MGN)

COLLEGE PARK, MD –  The University of Maryland Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred at the UMUC Inn and Conference Center early Tuesday morning. That shooting left one man in critical condition.

According to officials, the shooting occurred at the UMUC Inn and Conference Center around 2:00 a.m. on Tuesday morning. After a preliminary investigation, police believe the incident to be a commercial armed robbery. The victim was a security guard. Police say that the victim was transported to a local hospital and, at this time, is listed as being in critical condition.

Officials say that one individual is currently in custody. However, police are still searching the area for a second individual involved in the shooting.