UPDATE, Sept. 5, 10:21 a.m. — The Prince William County Police Department said one of the men shot by officers during the drug task force operation in the 14700 block of Fox Glove Ct. on Sept. 1 died at the hospital on Sept. 4.
His name was Jaiden Malik Carter, 19, of Woodbridge.
The Critical Incident Response Team (CIRT) is handling the investigation. Anyone with information that could help it can contact the Prince William County Police Department at (703) 792-7000 or submit a tip online.
DALE CITY, Va. (DC News Now) — Two people were injured and taken to a hospital after an officer-involved shooting in Prince William County on Thursday evening.
Police said that the shooting took place on Cloverdale Road and Fox Glove Court during an undercover operation involving the FBI and ATF. Four different officers fired their weapons in what police described as an “exchange of gunfire.”
No officers were injured in the shooting. An independent group is conducting the criminal investigation to present to the Commonwealth’s Attorney in Prince William County.
Officials did not give any details as to who fired first or what else led to the shooting.