29-year-old involved in Gaithersburg shooting


GAITHERSBURG, Md. (WDVM) — A shooting occurred in the 500 Block of South Frederick Avenue in Gaithersburg on Tuesday. 

Detectives from the Gaithersburg Police Department say around 1:30 a.m., police were called out to the 500 block of South Frederick Avenue to conduct a welfare check on a 29-year-old man. While the welfare check was successful, officers were called out again around 2:30 a.m. to the same location for reports of gunshots.

Patrol units responded and set up a perimeter around the apartment complex. Soon after, the suspect — the same 29-year-old-man — was taken into custody.

Gaithersburg police say no one was injured and they are still investigating this incident. Anyone with information should contact the Gaithersburg police. 

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