Police investigating reported shooting Monday outside a Montgomery Village school -- Gazette.Net


Montgomery County police are investigating the report of a shooting outside of Stedwick Elementary School at about 4:45 p.m. Monday in Montgomery Village.

An anonymous individual reported witnessing the shooting of a male victim, but when responding 6th District officers arrived, they could not locate a victim, according to a release from Montgomery County Police.

Shortly thereafter, the police Emergency Communications Center received information that an area emergency facility was treating a male for a recent gunshot wound.

Detectives are now investigating whether the man receiving treatment for a gunshot wound was shot in the Montgomery Village area.

The individual is being treated for a serious but non-life-threatening injury.

Police spokeswoman Rebecci Innocenti said Tuesday that no additional information was available about the incident.

Anyone who has any information to provide to advance this investigation should call detectives at 240-773-6237. Those who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 866-411-TIPS (8477). Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $10,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest and/or indictment for this felony crime.