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Man Barricaded Inside WMAR After Ramming Building With Dump Truck

A man is barricaded inside the WMAR building in Baltimore after repeatedly ramming the station with his vehicle, according to WJZ. Staffers were evacuated, according to WMAR meteorologist Mike Masco:

>Update: Brian Kuebler reports WMAR staffers are safe and accounted for:

Watch WJZ’s live coverage here:

>Update: In a press availability broadcast live on WJZ, the Baltimore police called the incident an “ongoing tactical situation.” A SWAT team is on the scene. Baltimore police also say they are not certain everyone is out of the building and that additional employees may be sheltering in place.

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