Victim was shot in the right hip.
Hagerstown, Md (KM) A 16-year-old Hagerstown boy has been charged as an adult in connection with a shooting Wednesday night. Jordan Noah Hamilton was taken into custody.
Hagerstown Police say at around 7:00 PM, officers responded to the area of Frederick Street and Rowland Avenue for a shots-fired incident where a man was struck. The suspect was inside a house, and officers set a perimeter. Hamilton jumped from a second story window in the rear of the building, and attempted to flee. Police apprehended him. .
Authorities say prior to the shooting, the victim identified as Anderson Sanon, 32, confronted Hamilton about a disturbance involving other teenagers, and that’s when he was shot. The bullet struck Sanon in the right hip and went through his leg. He taken to Meritus Medical Center to be treated for a gunshot wound.
Hamilton was transported to the Washington County Detention Center. He’s charged with the following:
Attempted 1st Deg. Murder
Attempted 2nd Deg. Murder
Assault 1st degree
Assault 2nd degree
Burglary fourth degree-dwelling
Regulated Firearm:stolen/sell etc
Firearm-use/ in a felony or violent crime
Possession of firearm by a minor
Having Handgun on his person
Having a Loaded handgun on his person
Illegal possession ammunition
Regulated Firearm-Illegal possession
By Kevin McManus