TEMPLE HILLS, Md. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at a Metro station in Prince George’s County.

Police say the man was shot in a bus bay at the Southern Avenue Metro station in Temple Hills about 9:30 p.m. Tuesday. The man, who has not been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Metro officials say after the shooting it’s believed the suspect ran through the station. Metro spokesman Dan Stessel says the suspect is described as a man in his 20s, about 5 feet 8 inches tall, with a full beard.

Stessel says Prince George’s County police will lead the investigation.

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