Doctor Shot at Johns Hopkins Hospital

UPDATE: Baltimore police say a man who shot a doctor at Johns Hopkins hospital fatally shot a relative and then killed himself during a standoff with police.

A doctor has been critically injured at Johns Hopkins Hospital this morning. There are currently conflicting reports whether the suspect has been disarmed or not.

According to the Los Angeles Times, the suspect is believed to still be barricaded in a room with a relative.

From the Associated Press:

Police department spokesman Anthony Guglielmi says the gunman has barricaded himself in a room.

Guglielmi says the hospital is being evacuated.

He said he doesn’t know the doctor’s condition.

From the Los Angeles Times:

Portions of the Nelson Building, a thoracic center on Hopkins’ sprawling East Baltimore campus, were placed on lockdown and other sections evacuated. Police have shut down numerous roads in the area of Broadway, East Monument and North Wolfe streets. South of Monument and Wolfe was sealed off with trucks, cars and tape. Many units are on the scene, including police, fire and SWAT teams. Snipers are set up outside the building.

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