LINTHICUM, Md. (WJZ) — An armed suspect found in a BWI parking garage shot and killed himself Friday after a standoff with Maryland Transportation Authority Police, the MDTA said Friday.

The incident shut down the daily garage at BWI for all of Friday afternoon.

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Police said the suspect had a “Be On The Lookout” from Howard County Police, who said the person was a suspect in a domestic incident. Police found the suspect in a vehicle in the parking garage shortly before 11 a.m.

MDTA Police established a perimeter and police negotiators were called to attempt to resolve the situation peacefully. Police said officers heard gunfire from the car at 6:40 p.m.

BWI Fire Department Medics tried to render aid, but the suspect was pronounced dead on the scene.

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An investigation is ongoing. Police said there was no threat to public safety at any point.

BWI has been providing shuttle service floor-by-floor back to the garage.


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