The woman killed this week in Overlea was reportedly a witness in a double homicide in Towson; it is unclear whether the cases are linked.

By Elizabeth Janney, Patch Staff  | Updated 
Witness In Towson Double Murder Case Was Homicide Victim: Report

BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD — The woman killed in Overlea this week was reportedly going to be called as a witness in the case against two men charged in a double homicide in Towson. Police said Tracey Elizabeth Carrington, 25, of the 1100 block of Glemsford Road, was targeted.

Carrington and her friend were leaving the S&S Lounge in the 6800 block of Belair Road and were about to get into her car around 8:40 p.m. Thursday when someone walked up to her and began shooting, police said.

She was shot multiple times, police said, and her friend was unharmed.