Man stabbed in Md. Target; woman held hostage

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PRINCE GEORGE’S CO. – A man was stabbed inside a Forestville Target and a woman was held hostage Wednesday, police say.

An officer inside the store, located in the 3100 block of Donnel Drive, saw a suspect with a knife who had just stabbed a man.

Police say the suspect then threatened a woman with the knife. The officer ordered the man to drop the knife and let go of the woman. He also called for backup.

Additional officers who responded to the scene were able to tase the suspect resulting in him letting go of the woman.

Police say the woman was not hurt and the suspect and woman knew each other.

The suspect is now in custody. The investigation continues.

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