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Two Maryland Troopers Shot

Two Maryland State troopers were shot when a domestic call turned into a barricade situation early Friday morning.

​Little Orleans, MD – Two Maryland State troopers were shot early Friday morning while responding to domestic call that turned into a barricade situation.

Maryland State Police (MSP) arrived at the home at about 11 p.m. on Thursday night. A woman who had escaped the home told police her husband was still inside the house and armed.

The wife told troopers that she and her husband had been “engaged in an argument” when the man allegedly brandished a handgun and threatened her with it, saying, “This ends today,” the Baltimore Sun reported.

She told police that she and her husband struggled, and that the gun went off as they fell to the ground.

At that point, the wife told police she fled the home and ran to a neighbor’s house to call police.

State troopers surrounded the home and tried to call the husband multiple times, but he wouldn’t answer the phone.

The MSP Special Tactical Assault Team Element responded and “used the loudspeaker on their armored vehicle” to try to talk to the man, the Baltimore Sun reported.

The man “refused police requests to surrender and repeatedly said he was not coming out,” police said.

Eventually, the tactical team made entrance on the home, and police said there was an exchange of gunfire.

Two MSP troopers were hit by bullets in their lower extremities, police said. Both troopers were airlifted to Maryland Shock Trauma in Baltimore for treatment, and were expected to recover.

The suspect was also shot, and transported to Washington County Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Police said the man also started a fire inside the home just before the police made their entry, WTTG reported.

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WTF!! Is going on.
PD NEEDS TO BRING HELL AND FIRE TO THESE SHIT BAGS. THIS COMMUNITY POLICING TOUCHIE FEELIE
APOLOGIST POLICING IS BS. PERPS FEEL WE ARE SOFT. WE ARE NOT.
TAKE THE GLOVES OFF.

People need to have a little talk with their children... Tell them... one day you are going to call 911 and hear: This number is no longer in service... if you want help when shit hits the fan... you might want to think about ignoring propaganda news and back your Officers...

When are the attacks on our LEOs going to stop?!?

Cops will always be killed. It is an unfortunate risk of the job. Domestic disputes are the most risky according to stats. Procedures may need to be changed in those cases.

Those are the worst calls to be dispatched to as you never know what you are going into.

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I can imagine they would be. An irate individual and one or more innocent victims in close proximity. The worst scenario I would think. Much like a hostage situation.

Just a FYI the photo here is from a Grand Rapids Michigan station. That story happened in Union City Michigan with two troopers being shot. Both are expected to be ok. The suspect is dead this happened Wednesday

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You are correct about the photo, but the story is accurate and happened in Maryland.

These filthy dirtbags!
Scum....LEO's need to commence leveling the building first!

Well the perp set his house on fire himself and was eventually killed by the police.

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