This is one of the weirdest suicide attempts that has ever been reported. It appears that two women, mother and daughter, in Duluth, Ga., were having some difficulty between them because the younger woman wanted to kill herself, but allegedly, according to Atlanta’s local CBS station, she wanted the police to kill her.
The woman officer that responded to the disturbance, arrived to see a 75-year old Barbara Baker and her daughter 51-year old Penny Schwartz coming down a flight of stairs toward her. She felt threatened and started shooting. Both ladies died, the elder of the two, died on the scene died immediately.
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