Suspect Arrested in Connection to Hagerstown Homicide

The suspect has been linked to a shooting from September.

Hagerstown, MD – A Hagerstown man was arrested Saturday afternoon in connection to a September shooting that left one man dead.

18-year-old Jaheim Deshawn Scott was arrested in the 600 block of W. Washington St. and was transported to the Washington County Detention Center where he is currently being held without bond.

Scott was charged with first and second degree murder, first and second degree assault, reckless endangerment, handgun on person and other related weapon violations.

Officers and detectives are at the scene investigating with a k-9.

Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to call 301-790-3700. If you wish to remain anonymous, please email crimtip@hagerstownpd.org.

By Timothy Young