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Police shoot a 14-year-old thinking his BB gun is real

Police shoot a 14-year-old thinking his BB gun is real

LAST week was an unusually busy news cycle in Baltimore. On Tuesday, State Sen. Catherine Pugh defeated 12 candidates to win the Democratic mayoral primary, which in this predominantly Democratic city means she is almost certainly Baltimore's next mayor. The City Council race attracted dozens of candidates and produced a seismic shift in its makeup. Then, on Thursday, a man who was likely suffering from a mental breakdown donned a hedgehog suit and presented himself as a suicide bomber, threatening to set off the explosives he had strapped to his chest if Fox 45 did not air Panama-related information he had on a flash drive. (Police shot him in the leg and the...

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