Fremont police shoot suspect near shopping center

FREMONT (KRON) — Fremont police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened Monday evening.

The shooting occurred around 4:00 p.m. in the area of Mowry Avenue and Blacow Road near a shopping center, according to the Fremont Police Department.

A uniform patrol officer was flagged down by someone who said a man was waving a pipe and threatening people.

The officer located the suspect near Orchard Supply Hardware and Lucky.

KRON4’s Spencer Blake said there was a confrontation between the officer and subject and shots were fired.

The suspect was transported to the hospital. His injuries are unknown at this time.

One officer was involved in the incident. That officer is okay.

This story is still developing. Stay with KRON4 for all updates. 

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