My thoughts and prayers are with the families and victims of the shooting last night at Frederick High School.
Statement from Mayor Randy McClement on School Shooting incident
Frederick, MD – February 5, 2015: My thoughts and prayers are with the families and victims of the shooting last night at Frederick High School. The incident is currently under investigation by the Frederick Police Department. They are working in cooperation with the Frederick County Sheriff's Office, Maryland State Police, ATF, Frederick County Division of Fire and Rescue Services, and Frederick County Public Schools.
I commend our police officers who answered the call to this incident, for their fast and efficient response. I also want to extend my appreciation to the other local law enforcement agencies that have and continue to help with the ongoing investigation.
Frederick is strong and is not defined by incidents like the one that occurred last night. We remain committed to providing safety and security to everyone in our community.
For additional information, contact Captain Rich Hetherington, 301-600-1228.