Police Investigating Shooting in Germantown

21-year-old victim is in serious condition

Germantown, Md. (DG) – Montgomery County Police are investigating a shooting that injured a 21-year-old man.

Police say the shooting happened near the intersection of Sage Way and Cinnamon Drive in Germantown where a vigil was being held.

Officers responded to the area at around 8:15 PM, after receiving calls about shots being fired.

A friend of the victim drove him to the Germantown Emergency Center on Germantown Road. Medical staff transported the victim to a local trauma center where he remains in serious condition.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call police at (240) 773-6237.