Tear gas substance reported at Towson Town Mall

Posted at 9:16 PM, May 03, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-04 06:14:04-04

A pregnant woman was sent to the hospital after an incident involving a tear gas or pepper spray-like substance at the Towson Town Center. 

Six people total have been affected by the incident according to fire officials. 

The incident occurred on the third level of the mall. A canister was left at the scene. Baltimore County police are now investigating the situation.

Crews were dispatched just before 9 p.m. Tuesday. 

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