Update: Four people shot at Germantown recreation center

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GERMANTOWN, Md. (WDVM) — Update 11:22 p.m: Four people have been shot near a basketball court in Germantown Wednesday night.

Montgomery County Police tell WDVM 25, they received the initial call around 10 p.m. for a reported shots fired at the Germantown Recreation Center. The victims have been taken to a local area hospital. There conditions are unknown.

Since then, two people have been taken into custody. As of now, they are being questioned.

Police are calling this shooting an isolated incident. There is no danger to the public.

Police continue to be on scene.

Montgomery County Police are responding to a shooting at a Germantown recreation center that police say left several people injured.

Police are currently on the scene.

This is a developing story and will be updated.


GERMANTOWN, Md. (WDVM) — A juvenile is now in custody following a deadly shooting Wednesday night at a recreation center Germantown.

Three juveniles and one adult were shot after an altercation at the Pumgar Community Center on Scenery Drive in Germantown. At around 10 pm officers found three victims on the basketball court with gunshot wounds.

They immediately began life-saving measures on the victims, all four; three juveniles, and one adult were taken to area hospitals with varying injuries. The adult victim, 20-year-old Axel Trejos was later pronounced dead.

Two males were taken into custody. 14-year-old Shilen Wylie is facing murder charges and is being charged as an adult.

The second male, a juvenile, has not been charged.

Shiera d. Goff – montgomery county police department “14 year old shilen wylie was charged with one count of first-degree murder and three counts of attempted first-degree murder.”

This is an isolated incident and an active and ongoing homicide investigation.

The department urges anyone who has information about this homicide to call the major crimes division at 240-773-5070.

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