FREDERICK POLICE DEPARTMENT
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 24, 2019
Frederick Police Investigate Shooting
FREDERICK, MD – At about 0126 hours on February 24, 2019, officers of the Frederick Police Department (FPD) arrived in the 100 block of North Market Street for the report of a shooting. Officers located an adult male with a gunshot wound to his abdomen. EMS personnel transported him to an area hospital for treatment.
Officers closed the 100 block of North Market Street to vehicle and pedestrian traffic. A member of the Crime Scene Unit arrived to collect potential evidence. Detectives interviewed several potential witnesses, and canvassed the area for other potential witnesses or evidence.
The victim is in stable condition at this time. The 100 block of North Market Street has been re-opened for vehicle and pedestrian traffic. The investigation is ongoing, and FPD may release more details as they become available.
The Frederick Police Department is asking anyone with information about this incident to contact Detective Rebecca Skelly at 240-529-8844. Those who wish to remain anonymous can contact the department by voicemail at 301-600-TIPS (8477), text message at 240-674-TIPS (8477), or by email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Case Number: 2019-015725
Incident Type: Shooting
Investigator: Det. Rebecca Skelly – 240-529-8844
Author / Public Information Contact: Lt. Kirk Henneberry – 301-600-6217