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Maryland Woman Killed After Giving Money from Car, Police Say

December 3, 2018

By Eyasu Delesa

A Maryland woman who gave money out of her car window to a young mother holding a sign that said  "Please Help me feed my Baby," was stabbed and killed by a man trying to steal her wallet. 

Jacquelyn Smith, 52, was in the passenger seat of the car Saturday night when she rolled down her window to what looked like a young mother in need in Baltimore. 

The woman appeared to be carrying a baby or something made to look like a baby, police say.

The man approached the car to thank Smith but then tried to steal her wallet, according to police. This is when a struggle ensuded and the man stabbed smith.

The man then fled the scene with the woman who was holding the sign.

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