Police Investigate Shooting Saturday Afternoon

One person was shot in the leg.



Frederick, Md (KM) One person was flown to an area hospital following a shooting Saturday afternoon.

Frederick Police responded to the first block of Frederick Avenue at around 4:12 PM, and found a female inside a residence with a gunshot wound to her leg. Officers provided assistance until medics arrived at the scene and took over. Authorities say the victim’s injuries are not considered life-threatening.

They also says this appears to be an isolated incident, but the investigation is ongoing, and police say they’re not releasing any further details at this time.

Anyone who has information on this i incident is asked to contact Frederick Police. They can contact the primary investigatorĀ  in this case, Detective Ames, at [email protected]. Citizens can also call the Police tip line at 301-600-TIPS (8477), or send their information via e-mail at [email protected].


By Kevin McManus