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November 12, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Hyattsville Man Arrested for Discharging Gun Near Silver Spring Gas Station

A Hyattsville man was arrested on Nov. 7 for discharging a gun in the parking lot of a Sunoco gas station in Silver Spring. Police identified the man as 27-year-old Desmond Jones. According to a police statement, Jones has been charged with handgun possession, resisting arrest and firearm possession by a prohibited person. The incident […]

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May 31, 2019 | Staff Writer

Germantown Shooting Under Investigation

Montgomery County police are investigating a shooting that occurred at approximately 9:25 p.m. Thursday in Germantown. According to police, officers from the 5th District and Fire and Rescue responded to a home in the 12600 block of Grey Eagle Court for a report of a shooting that had just occurred. Police said first responders found […]

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April 25, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Police Investigate Shots Being Fired at Parked Vehicles in Fairland Neighborhood

Police are investigating an incident that involved parked vehicles being shot by gunfire in a Fairland area neighborhood. On April 19, police say that Silver Spring district officers responded to report that multiple gunshots were going off around the 12300 block of Featherwood Drive at 11:50 p.m. When officers arrived at the scene, police say […]

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April 16, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

UPDATE: Germantown Shooting Left One Dead, Three Injured

Montgomery County police have released new information about the shooting in Germantown Tuesday night. The police identified the man who died from gunshot wounds as Tray Dawkins, 18, of Germantown. Police say that Dawkins, two other men, and a boy were standing in a parking lot near the 18700 block of Curry Powder Lane when […]

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March 8, 2019 | Staff Writer

Police Investigate Shooting Incident in Germantown

One man confronted another man in Germantown on Friday morning and fired multiple shots at him, a Montgomery County police statement said. In a 1:15 a.m. call to the county’s Emergency Communications Center, the victim said he was not hurt, and the other man fled in a vehicle. The victim provided no description of the […]

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November 15, 2018 | Deirdre Byrne

Germantown Man Charged With Six Counts of First-Degree Assault

Devin Conlon Brunner, 26, of Germantown, was charged with six counts of first-degree assault. According to police, on Sunday afternoon, Brunner was in the parking area of a townhouse community in Cross Lauren Court in Germantown. He pointed what resembled a handgun at several homes. A male resident told police Brunner pointed the gun directly […]

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August 17, 2018 | Staff Writer

Police Seek Public’s Help on Shots Fired into Piney Branch Home

Montgomery County police detectives are asking for the public’s help in their investigation of an Aug. 3 shooting into a home near Piney Branch. Although the home was occupied, no one was hurt in the shooting, police said. The shooting occurred before 7:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 3, at a home in the 1000 block of […]

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July 30, 2018 | Staff Writer

Police Investigating Shots Fired in Silver Spring

Montgomery County police are investigating gunshots that were fired during the early morning hours of June 9 in the central business district of Silver Spring. No one reported being struck by the gunfire, police said. Police now are releasing surveillance video of two men and are asking for the public’s help in identifying them. About […]

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July 26, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Police Release Video to Help ID Car That Shot at House

Silver Spring District detectives are investigating a July 17 shooting where gunshots were fired into a home from a moving vehicle, Montgomery County police said in a statement. Police are releasing video surveillance from the area of the suspect vehicle and are asking anyone with information to call investigators. About 3:25 a.m. July 17, officers […]

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July 6, 2015 | Krista Brick

UPDATED: Police Investigating Report of Shot Fired on Walter Reed Bethesda Campus

UPDATED, July 6, 1:14 p.m.- Montgomery County Police say a search of a 20-story building on the campus of the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center has turned up no signs of a shooter. According to Capt. Paul Starks, officers have just five stories in the building left to search but there is “no indication there was a […]

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