Two Teenagers Sought In Shooting In Hagerstown




The victim was shot in the abdomen.



Hagerstown, Md (KM) Two teenagers are being sought in connection with a shooting Sunday evening in Hagerstown.

Police say Caden Nasir Taylor and Ashmere Christopher Keyes are both charged with numerous offenses, including attempted 1st- and 2nd-degree murder, 1st- and 2nd-degree assault, reckless endangerment, armed robbery and other offenses. Taylor is also charged with firearms offenses.

Both are 16-years of age, and are being charged as adults, police say.

Authorities say on Sunday at 6:30 PM, officers were dispatched to the 600 block of Church Street for a shooting. That’s where they found a 16-year-old boy who had been shot in the abdomen. He was transported to Meritus Medical Center, and later flown to Shock Trauma in Baltimore.

Anyone who knows the whereabouts of Taylor and Keyes is asked to contact Hagerstown Police. They can call Detective . Weaver at 301-790-3700, ext 237.


-Kevin McManus



By Kevin McManus