17-year-old shot and killed at Frederick hotel; Shooter at large

Maryland

FREDERICK, Md. (WDVM) — A 17-year old boy from Brunswick is dead after a shooting at a Frederick hotel near Francis Scott Key Mall early Friday morning, according to the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies reported to the Country Inn and Suites on Spectrum Drive at 2 a.m. for a report of shots fired. Upon arrival, they found Malakai Tyrelle Cooke dead on the scene, officials say.

Officials say there is no shooter in custody, and there will be a heavy police presence in the area.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact FCSO at 301-600-1046 with reference case #21-034259.

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