Korryn Gaines' boyfriend heads to court

Posted at 7:45 AM, Jan 04, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-04 12:15:51-05

The boyfriend of Korryn Gaines will appear in court Wednesday morning for a preliminary hearing.

Kareem Courtney faces drug and gun charges.

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The 39-year-old was staying with Gaines at her apartment when Baltimore County police arrived on Aug. 1 to serve arrest warrants.

Gaines barricaded herself inside her apartment with a 5-year-old boy and pointed a shotgun at officers. She was shot and killed by Officer First Class Ruby. 

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Courtney and Gaines' mother are suing Baltimore County and Ruby for $2 million.

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