Police in Howard County, Md., are investigating the death of a woman believed to be a bail bondswoman, WBAL-TV reported.
Nichole Bernadette McNair, 42, of Nichols Avenue in Baltimore, was pronounced dead overnight at Howard County General Hospital.
Police found the victim Monday evening in the 8700 block of Hayshed Lane in Columbia, after several 911 callers reported a shooting.
McNair's vehicle was still running at the scene.
Detectives are trying to determine why she may have been in the area.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 410-313-STOP.