At approximately 2:00 a.m. Saturday, May 21 2022 patrol officers from the Frederick Police Department responded to the 400 Block of North Market Street after hearing what sounded like gun fire.
Upon arrival officers determined an incident did occur in which a firearm was discharged. Later, FPD received notice from an area hospital that one victim was shot and suffered non-life threatening injuries and arrived at the hospital.
This is an open and active investigation. The Frederick Police Department is seeking any information residents may have to assist in this case. Any residents or businesses in the area that have video footage are encouraged to share that footage to assist in the investigation.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Detective Jones at KJones@frederickmdpolice.org. Residents may also remain anonymous and contact the Frederick Police Department’s Crime Tip Line at 301-600-TIPS (8477), send information via email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or send a text to 240-674-TIPS(8477).
The City of Frederick is a participating jurisdiction with Metro Crime Stoppers (MCS) of Maryland. Submitting a tip through MCS is anonymous, and if the information leads to an arrest or criminal charges, the tipster receives a cash reward. See http://metrocrimestoppers.org/submit-a-tip/ for more information.
Date of incident: May 21, 2022
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: 400 Block North Market St.
Lead investigator: Det. Jones
Author of release: PIO Allen Etzler