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Friend: Driver killed in NSA shooting was sex worker

A friend of the driver killed in a confrontation at the entrance to the National Security Agency said Ricky Shawatza Hall was transgender and was a sex worker in Baltimore. Hall and her passenger stole the SUV of a man, who told investigators that he had picked up the pair in Baltimore and brought them to a Howard County motel.

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