Man Opens Fire On 2 State Troopers; Later Surrenders

TANEYTOWN, Md. (WJZ) A barricade situation is over in Carroll County.

Maryland State Police say it all began when two troopers responded to a call at a man’s home in the 400-block of Red Tulip Court in Taneytown.

They say as the officers approached, the man opened fire with a shotgun.

After five hours, hostage negotiators eventually got the man to come out with no further incident.

Police have charged Jose Acevedo, 41, with attempted murder and other offenses.

No one was hurt.


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