Va. cops shoot, kill hammer-wielding woman

As she she tried to escape, the 22-year-old nursing student had dragged one officer into the street with her car


By Elisabeth Hulette
The Virginian-Pilot

NORFOLK — The woman shot by police in Ocean View on Saturday night has died of her injuries.

Tynisha J. Townsend was a 22-year-old nursing student who moved from Chicago for her husband, who is stationed with the Navy in Norfolk.

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