Frederick Police Investigate Shots-Fired Incident On Tuesday

One house was struck by a bullet.

Frederick, Md. (KM) – A shots-fired incident is under investigation in Frederick.

Late Tuesday afternoon, police responded to the area of Hillcrest Elementary School for a group of men acting suspiciously. . While in  route, officers received additional reports that the group was chasing another individual and shots were fired.

Authorities say when they arrived, they looked around for a victim or suspects. Additional units arrived on the scene including a K-Nine Officer and the Major Crimes Unit. But no suspects or a victim was found. . But Investigators say they located two shell casings and a home that had been struck by a bullet.

Detectives say this is an active investigation, and anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Frederick Police. They can contact Detective Yakcovich at KYackovich@frederickmdpolice.org, or the call the Department’s non-emergency number at 301-600-2102. Residents who want to remain anonymous by call  the Crime Tip Line at 301-600-TIPS (8477).  Residents with cameras or video surveillance are asked to check their systems, and contact police if they see anything that could be helpful in this investigation.

By Kevin McManus