Officer hospitalized after shooting inside Anacostia Library

A library police officer is in a hospital after she was shot during a training exercise in the Anacostia Neighborhood Library, D.C. police said Thursday.

A library police officer is in a hospital after she was shot during a training exercise in the Anacostia Neighborhood Library, D.C. police said Thursday.

The incident occurred around 3:30 p.m. and came during police training.

The woman was shot around 3:30 p.m. Police said she was unconscious and not breathing when she was taken to the hospital.



D.C. police said they’re still investigating what happened.

Below is a map of where the shooting occurred.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

WTOP’s Megan Cloherty contributed to this report.

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