Hopkins called 911 twice on a Friday afternoon, once for help, the second time to say that she felt she might hurt somebody. Three officers responded and found her with a seven-inch blade in each hand. She lunged at them; they fatally shot her. Neighbors described Hopkins as friendly and mild-mannered and remarked at the speed of her killing.

ID: 1826

Victms Name: Gloria Hopkins
Age: 48
Gender: Female
Race:

City: Baltimore
County: Baltimore
State: MD
Zip Code: 21224
Country: United States of America

Agency: Baltimore Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Hopkins called 911 twice on a Friday afternoon, once for help, the second time to say that she felt she might hurt somebody. Three officers responded and found her with a seven-inch blade in each hand. She lunged at them; they fatally shot her. Neighbors described Hopkins as friendly and mild-mannered and remarked at the speed of her killing.

Symptoms of mental health: Yes

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