A woman killed her terminally ill husband and barricaded herself in a hospital room in Florida
The man was shot. Daytona Beach Police try to persuade woman to turn herself in
Police blocked access to Advent Health Hospital
A woman shot her husband to death Saturday at the Daytona Beach hospital where he was hospitalized in a terminal condition and then barricaded herself in the room, the Police of that city on the east coast of Florida (USA).
According to police, officers responded to an emergency response to a report of a person being shot inside Advent Health Hospital located at 301 Medical Memorial Parkway in the city of Daytona Beach.
The police statement indicates that they are trying to convince the armed woman that she should leave the room and turn herself in.
Officers evacuated staff and patients in the room and the woman is not considered a threat to staff or patients at this time.
No one else was hurt in the accident, but police> Daytona Beach is currently negotiating with the woman to surrender and be released from the hospital.
Joshua Horenstein, a cardiologist at Advent Health Hospital, was working in the emergency department when found out about the shooting. “Someone came into the ED yelling that this was not a drill and to shelter in place,” Horenstein told CNN.