One Person Killed In Shooting In Germantown

Three other people were wounded.


Germantown, Md (KM) Montgomery County Police continue their investigation of a homicide in Germantown Tuesday night.

At around 9:15 PM, officers responded to the 18,700 of Curry Powder Lane after receiving multiple calls about a shooting. Upon arrival, police found a man and juvenile suffering from gunshot wounds. They were taken to a hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

Two other men left the scene in order to get to a hospital; one had non-life threatening injuries; the second, identified as Tray Dawkins, 18, of Germantown, died from his injuries.

Detectives say the four were standing in a parking lot in the 18,700 block of Curry Powder Lane when an individual or individuals began shooting. The suspects fled the scene before officers arrived.. Authorities believe this incident is not a random event.

Anyone who has information on this incident or the suspect or suspects is asked to call the Major Crimes Division at 240-773-5070. If you want to remain anonymous, you can call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411 TIPS (8477). Crime Solvers is offering a reward of $10,000 for information leading to an arrest of the suspect or suspects.


By Kevin McManus