Korryn Gaines Shooting: Police Kill Woman & Wound Her 5-Year-Old Son During Traffic Violation Arrest Gone Wrong
This poor, poor child.
A woman named Korryn Shandawn Gaines was shot and killed on Monday afternoon in Maryland after a six-hour standoff with police — and her 5-year-old son was wounded amid the gunfire between Gaines and cops.
The boy is expected to survive, thankfully, and authorities are still determining whether the round that wounded him was shot by Gaines herself, or the police, but obviously this is something nobody wanted to happen.
Baltimore County police spokeswoman Elise Armacost said of the incident at a press conference: