Update: Chevy Chase Shootings Followed Home Invasion Robbery

Update, 3:50 p.m.: Two people suffered gunshot wounds early Monday morning during a home invasion robbery, a Montgomery County police statement said.

About 4 a.m., Bethesda police district officers found the man and a woman at an apartment building in the 8400 block of Chevy Chase Lake Terrace, police said. They were taken to local hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries.

Police said two men, with their faces concealed, entered the apartment and at least one of them displayed a gun. An altercation ensued and the victims were shot, police said.

Detectives do not believe this is a random event.

This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Major Crimes Division at 240-773-5100. To be eligible for a reward, tipsters may call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477) or enter a tip online. Crime Solvers will pay a reward of up to $10,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest or indictment. Tipsters may remain anonymous.

Original post: Authorities say a woman was shot and a man was injured early Monday morning in Chevy Chase.  

The shooting was reported just after 4 a.m. in an apartment in the 8400 block of Chevy Chase Lake Terrace, police said. Police could not confirm the two were residents of the apartment.

The woman suffered non-life-threatening gunshot wounds and a man suffered from a non-life-threatening injury, according to officials.  Police offered no update on their conditions.

This remains an active and ongoing investigation.

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Ashley Peccerelli

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Ashley Peccerelli is a Multiplatform Journalism major at the University of Maryland. She can be reached at apeccerelli@mymcmedia.org.


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