On 09/02/2015 at approximately 1153 hours the Frederick Police Department received a report of a stabbing which occurred in the 900 block of North East Street.
Upon arrival officers and detectives located a male victim with multiple stab wounds to his arms and neck. Male victim was transported to regional trauma center with non life threatening injuries per EMS protocol. Detective Kevin Forrest was assigned as the primary investigator.
A description of the suspect was broadcast to officers who were on the perimeter and a k-9 track was conducted. The k-9 track located the male suspect in Fredericktowne Village, fully identified as Derell Len Prue, DOB 03/15/1991. He was suffering from a laceration to his hand. Information and evidence obtained linked Derell Prue to the assault. The suspect was ultimately arrested for assault and transported to area hospital for treatment. Prue was then transported to the Frederick County Adult Detention Center.
This investigation is still on-going and the Frederick Police Department is asking anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Det. Kevin Forrest at 301-600-6219. Callers may remain anonymous and contact the Frederick Police Department Crime Tip Line at 301-600-TIPS. (8477)
Derell Len Prue
6000 Block Spring Water Drive
Frederick, Maryland 21701
(1) Count of 1st Degree Assault
(1) Count of 2nd Degree Assault
(1) Count Reckless Endangerment
Case #: 2015-071855
Investigator: Detective Kevin Forrest
Author: Corporal Steven Petruzzello