Saturday, August 31, 2013 the Lind of duty funeral was held in Manchester Maryland for Baltimore County Police Officer Jason Schneider, who was murdered in the line of duty Wednesday August 28, 2013.
The shooting happened in the unit block of Roberts Avenue near Winters Lane in Catonsville around 5 a.m Wednesday as a tactical unit was serving a warrant.
Police Chief Jim Johnson said a tactical unit was serving a search-and-seizure warrant at the house on a 16-year-old who was accused in a shooting on that street from last week.
Johnson said officers went inside and saw people fleeing the home. He said as the officers were going room to room, Schneider turned a corner and was shot several times. Johnson said Schneider managed to return fire, hitting the shooter several times. Schneider was taken to Shock Trauma, where Schneider was pronounced dead.