Frederick police department detectives are investigating gunshots...
On 4/24/14, at approximately 2058 hours, officers and detectives with the Frederick Police Department responded to the 100 block of Pennsylvania Ave. for a report of gunshots. Upon arrival, several witnesses reported hearing the gunfire. Witnesses also told police that two groups were heard having a verbal altercation just prior to the shots being fired. Witnesses also reported seeing several black males running from the scene.
Evidence recovered at the scene confirms the witness statements that were obtained. At this time, there are no further descriptions of the males seen running from the area, and there are no victims that have been identified.
This case remains active and ongoing by the Frederick Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division. Detectives are comparing evidence in this case to the shots fired case reported on 4/23/14 in the area of the 1100 Block of Key Pkwy. At this time, the two cases are not believed to be related.
Anyone with the information about the incident is asked to contact the lead detective, Det. Jeff Putman, at 301-600-4112. Anonymous tips may also be reported by calling 301-600-TIPS or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lead Investigator: Det. Jeff Putman
Author of release: D/Sgt. Joe Hayer @ 301-600-1265 or email@example.com