Man Suspected of Killing Pregnant Wife in City Found Dead in Baltimore County

A 34-year-old man wanted in the fatal shooting of his pregnant wife and her unborn child on Easter Sunday in Baltimore admitted the crime before being found fatally shot in a parking lot in Baltimore County, city and county police said Monday.

Deron Deandre Barnes was “potentially suicidal” when he told family members over the phone about shooting his wife, Shahidah Barnes, 28, following a disagreement at a family gathering, city police said.