According to Howard County Police, Vail was wanted in connection with a home invasion in Mt. Airy on Jan. 8, during which three masked men, one of whom had a shotgun, attempted to force their way into a residence located in the 600 block of Long Corner Road in Mt. Airy.
A Frederick County man wanted in connection with a Jan. 8 home invasion in western Howard County was fatally shot early Thursday morning by members of the Frederick County Sheriff's Office Special Services Team serving a Howard County search warrant, according to a sheriff's office news release.
Daniel Vail, 19, of the 4800 block of Westwind Drive, was shot numerous times after he confronted members of the special services team with a shotgun around 1 a.m. inside his two-bedroom apartment.