An armed man was killed after being struck by a car Monday morning in Upper Marlboro, Maryland.

21-year-old Nathaniel McKinnon was found dead in the parking lot of a shopping center. The driver’s name hasn’t been released.

Police say the diver may have intentionally hit McKinnon, who was armed with an assault rifle.

Now, police say they are investigating whether the driver who struck and killed the man was acting in self-defense.

The incident occurred at the 5000 block of Brown Station Rd, police say.

Detectives are determining if any charges will be filed.

This is an ongoing investigation, we’ll provide updates as we get them.

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