ARLINGTON, Tex. (KBTX) - A suspected shoplifter is in the hospital this morning after he tried to scare police with a fake gun.
The shooting happened at the Parks Mall in Arlington Sunday.
An officer was responding to a report that someone was stealing from a store.
The officer chased the suspect who then pulled out a fake gun.
So then opened fire, assuming the gun was real.
No one else was hurt in the shooting.