Man wielding “AR-15 style” rifle killed by police in Baltimore

An image of the weapon the suspect fired at police in Baltimore overnight.

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Baltimore Police shot and killed a man who fired an “AR-15 style” rifle at them.

Four plainclothes officers in an unmarked car responded when they heard gunfire coming from a nearby apartment building.

They drove up and saw the shooter who then began firing shots at them.

The officers fired back, killing the man.

Police have not yet released the suspect’s identity.

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