Officers kill woman barricaded in home with a child

2016-08-02 10:52


Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

Randallstown — Baltimore County police say an armed woman who barricaded herself and a child inside a suburban Baltimore apartment has been shot and killed by officers. Authorities say the child was shot in an extremity and taken to a hospital.

The department said in a series of Tweets that detectives went to the apartment in Randallstown about 09:25 on Monday to serve an arrest warrant. Police say the woman named in the warrant was armed and had a child with her. It was not immediately clear the relationship between the woman and the child.

Police say the detectives retreated and called for backup.

The department Tweeted at 17:13 that the woman had been shot and killed and the child was taken to a hospital.

Read more on:    us

Inside News24

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.