UPDATE (July 22 2:44 p.m.):
Baltimore County Police have identified the person shot by a Baltimore County Police Officer early this morning as 19-year-old Briatay McDuffie of the 4200 block of Sheldon Avenue 21206.
Briatay McDuffie and two other subjects were in a stolen 2013 Toyota Corolla. Police followed the car into the area around Apperson Road and Smiloff Road. The Corolla turned down Madge Court and had turned around when an officer turned onto the court. The Corolla rammed the police car and one of the occupants exited the vehicle and fled. The two other persons in the Corolla later exited the vehicle when it was on Madge Court and fled the scene.
An extensive search for the occupants of the Corolla was conducted and all were found within 2 hours in the neighborhood.
An officer located Briatay McDuffie, who had been driving the Corolla, deep in a wooded area. During that encounter, Briatay McDuffie was shot by the officer. He was declared deceased at the scene.
The Toyota Corolla was reported stolen in Baltimore City on Monday.
Original release (July 22 10 a.m.):
At 12:31 a.m. this morning, a Baltimore County Police officer located a suspicious vehicle at Apperson Road and Smiloff Road 21162. Officers suspected that the vehicle might be stolen.
The suspicious vehicle rammed the police vehicle; all three occupants exited that vehicle and fled the scene.
After an extensive search, all three suspects were located. Two of the suspects were taken into custody. One of the suspects was shot during an encounter with an officer. That suspect was pronounced deceased at the scene by medical personnel.
The officer involved in the shooting sustained non-life-threatening injuries. That officer has been placed on administrative status while the incident is reviewed.
Further investigation revealed that the suspicious vehicle had been stolen in Baltimore City.
Further information will be released as it becomes available.