Gunman kills himself, mother at Johns Hopkins

A police vehicle arrives at Johns Hopkins Hospital, where a shooting was reported Thursday, Sept. 16, 2010. (AP/Alex Dominguez)

September 16, 2010 6:42:16 PM PDT
A man who became distraught as he was being briefed on his mother's condition by a surgeon at Johns Hopkins Hospital pulled a gun and shot and wounded the doctor Thursday, then killed his mother and himself in her room at the world-famous medical center, police said.