Baltimore, MD - Sept. 29, 2023 - A 23-year-old off-duty Howard County Sheriff's deputy, Ryan Demby, was fatally shot following a bar altercation in Federal Hill on Thursday night, according to WMAR2News. The incident, which started as a verbal dispute among bar patrons, escalated when shots were fired around midnight. The exact involvement of Demby in the dispute is unclear, and there's no information on any suspect(s). The Howard County Sheriff's Office expressed deep sorrow over the tragic loss.