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3-year-old girl dies after Maryland police shootout

Sunday, August 17, 2014 - 00:46

Police say a 3-year-old girl is dead after a gunman and police engage in a shootout in Maryland. Linda So reports.

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Police say the incident began here at this Prince George's County home. When officers arrived, they found two adults had been shot. SOUNDBITE: UNIDENTIFIED NEIGHBOR, SAYING: "He was laying right on the ground when I came, on his stomach." Police say the suspect then took a 3-year-old girl and fled. Authorities believe she was his daughter. Officers began chasing the suspect who exchanged gunfire with police. SOUNDBITE: UNIDENTIFIED POLICE OFFICER, SAYING: "We understand during the pursuit, the suspect actually loses a wheel off of his car and he's continuing to drive minus one wheel." The suspect was killed in the shootout. Police found the 3-year-old girl in the car with a gunshot wound. She later died at the hospital. The two adults who were shot earlier at the home are the girl's grandfather and great-grandmother. They're said to be in critical condition.

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3-year-old girl dies after Maryland police shootout

Sunday, August 17, 2014 - 00:46