Police say no public safety threat in Anne Arundel County after report of armed teen in woods

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CAPE ST. CLAIRE, Md. - Residents sheltered in place in an Anne Arundel County neighborhood Monday morning after the window of a police vehicle was shattered by what officers originally believed was gunfire.Download the FOX 5 DC News App for Local Breaking News and WeatherThe incident was reported near Hilltop Drive and Cape St.

Claire Road after police received a call from a woman who told them she spotted a boy in the woods armed with a handgun just before 9 a.m.The woman told officers the teen appeared to be between 14 and 15 years old and was wearing a camouflage jacket.

The woman said the teen told her he was in the wooded area "shooting small critters."The woman went home and notified police who responded to the area.

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