Essex woman shot, killed in Overlea shooting
Baltimore County Police are investigating a shooting on Overlea Avenue in Precinct 8 – Parkville on the evening of Thursday, September 6 that led to the death of a 25-year-old woman.
Tracey Elizabeth Carrington of the 1100 block of Glemsford Road, 21221 and a friend of hers were getting into her car, parked on Overlea Avenue, after they left the S & S lounge at 6800 Belair Road around 8:40 p.m. As Ms. Carrington opened the door to get into the car an unknown suspect walked up and began shooting at her, striking her multiple times. The suspect fled in a dark colored vehicle in an unknown direction. Police and EMS responded to the scene, where Ms. Carrington was pronounced deceased. Her friend was uninjured during the incident.
Police are investigating this as a targeted crime because no robbery or other crime was committed during the shooting and the victim’s friend was unharmed. Anyone who may have witnessed the shooting or have any additional information on this crime is asked to contact police at 410-307-2020. The Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit is continuing to investigate this incident.