Suspect Held In Shooting Of 2 Staffers In Senior Facility

Police respond to the scene of a shooting at a senior housing apartment on Friday, Oct. 8, 2021 in Capitol Heights, Md. Two people were fatally shot Friday at the Maryland senior living facility just outside of Washington, D.C., and one suspect is in custody, police said. (Bill O'Leary/The Washington Post via AP)

(AP) — Authorities in Maryland say two staff members have been fatally shot inside a senior living facility and one suspect is in custody. It happened Friday morning at the National Church Residences Gateway Village in Capitol Heights.

Police said both victims were women, one found in a hallway and another in an office. A resident of the complex says the shooter is a fellow resident who said he was fed up with how senior citizens were being treated there.

The company running the facility says they’re heartbroken that two staff members were killed. Police said the homicide investigation would include any questions about the facility’s management.


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