Police fatally shoot NY lawmakers' harasser

A woman accused of sending bizarre packages to two New York lawmakers was fatally shot


By Leonard Greene
The New York Post

MARIETTA, Ga. — A woman accused of sending bizarre packages to two New York lawmakers was fatally shot by a cop at her Georgia home, officials said yesterday.

Police said Jameela Barnette, 53, attacked an officer who was responding to a call at her apartment. She opened the door wielding a knife and a handgun, and he shot her following a brief struggle, police said.

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