Why People Are Upset About The Police Shooting of Korryn Gaines — Even If She Shot At Cops
By VOX,Aug 04, 2016
When police went to Korryn Gaines’s apartment in Baltimore County on Monday to serve an arrest warrant for a low-level offense, she reportedly didn’t comply. According to police, she barricaded herself in her home with a shotgun aimed at the officers. She kept her 5-year-old son at her side during the hours-long standoff. She threatened to kill the officers. And she allegedly shot back at police after they fired one shot, leading to a shootout that got her killed and her son injured.