The victim was treated for non-life threatening injuries
Frederick, Md. (DG) – Frederick City Police arrested a 19-year-old man for a shooting on New Year’s Day.
Officers responded to a local hospital shortly after 11 AM on Wednesday for a report of a man suffering from a gunshot wound to the torso.
During their investigation, they determined the shooting happened inside an apartment in the 300 block of Fieldpointe Blvd. The victim was treated for non-life threatening injuries and released from the hospital.
Witnesses told police the victim and suspect knew each other. A short time later, officers arrested Marcus Boone and charged him with 2nd degree assault, reckless endangerment, discharging a firearm within city limits, possession of a firearm by a minor, and altering physical evidence.
Police say the shooting have have been accidental.