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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