Firearm Discharge in Silver Spring (Video)
Montgomery County detectives from the 3rd District Investigative Section continue to investigate a firearm discharge that occurred on November 14 at a McDonald’s in Silver Spring. The detectives are releasing video of the suspect and are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect.
According to police, on November 14 at approximately 9:37 p.m., officers responded to the McDonald’s located at 8507 Colesville Road in Silver Spring for the report of a shooting that had just occurred. Police said the investigation has revealed that the suspect entered the McDonald’s and asked for access to the locked bathroom. An employee pressed a button to grant the customer access to the bathroom and a single gunshot was heard from the bathroom, police said, the suspect then exited the McDonald’s. Officers at the scene observed a bullet hole in the men’s restroom and a bullet fragment was located on the bathroom floor and now gun was located, according to police.
Police have released this suspect description: a black male, with a thin build, balding, and wearing glasses. The suspect was wearing a gray jacket, dark pants, and dark boots.
Detectives are releasing video of the suspect and are asking for the public’s help. Anyone who may have information about this incident or the suspect involved is asked to contact the 3rd District Investigative Section at 301.565.5835. Those who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1.866.411.TIPS (8477) or leave a Crime Solvers tip here. Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest and/or indictment for this felony crime.