Suspect in critical condition.
Norman police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened Wednesday afternoon. Police Captain Tom Easley told KTOK news a man with a knife assaulted an employee at the Wendy's restaurant in the 1800 block of West Main street. An officer confronted the suspect nearby, at Main and Hal Muldrow, and ordered him to drop his weapon but he refused. The female officer shot the suspect several times. He is hospitalized in critical condition. The officer was not injured. The Wendy's employee is nursing a head injury. No names have been released.