2 dead in Md. barricade situation

ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY, Md. (WUSA9) -- Anne Arundel County Police say a man refused to come out of his house in Orchard Beach, Md. after a shooting was reported and he was seen walking with a long gun on Tuesday.

Officers said the incident happened around 2:18 p.m. when a man was seen with a gun and then went back into his home in the 8000 block of Highpoint Road.

When police knocked on the door a man came to the door, however he refused to come out. That is when a barricade was called, according to authorities.

According to police, a shot was heard when they were surrounding the home. When authorities finally got into the home they found two people dead in an apparent murder/suicide, authorities said.

The Anne Arundel County Criminial Investigation Division is now investigating this incident.


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