Police found no weapon or evidence of motive while searching the car of a Connecticut woman who was fatally shot by police after trying to ram her vehicle through a White House barrier, according to court documents unsealed Tuesday.
Sisters of a woman fatally shot by police in Washington after she tried to ram her car through a White House barrier say she was not delusional and may have been fleeing danger when she was killed.
Police in Washington are reviewing the use of officers’ deadly force in the killing of a woman who tried to ram her car through a White House barrier, a shooting her family says was unjustified.
The woman killed by police after leading authorities on a chase that ended with gunfire on Capitol Hill had been suffering from mental illness according to her mother and reportedly believed she was being stalked by President Barack Obama.
Sources tell CBS News 34-year-old Miriam Carey was the driver who was killed after ramming White House barricades and leading police on a chase to the Capitol.