Takoma Park Police are actively investigating a fatal shooting that occurred at approximately 5:47 pm on April 22, 2022 in the 7600 block of Maple Avenue, Takoma Park, Maryland. Officers responded for the report of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers discovered a male suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injury. This is an active and on-going investigation.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to please call 301-270-1100. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may text a tip: Text to 847411, Type TPPDTIP at the beginning of your message, Type your message, including as much detail as possible, to ensure that your tip is thoroughly investigated.
TAKOMA PARK CRITICAL SHOOTING: ~5:40PM Friday on in a parking lot near the Park Ritchie Apartments off of Maple Avenue. (Takoma Park, MD). Victim critical/shot in the chest. TPPD Officers rendered first aid prior to EMS arrival.
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County Executive Marc Elrich recently stated that he will be seeking a third term as Montgomery County executive.
Longtime ABC News 7 anchor and reporter Horace Holmes passed away on December 3, 2023 at the age of 66.
The Takoma Park Police Department has sent out tips to remain safe during the holiday season. The tops can be seen below:
Takoma Park Mayor Talisha Searcy has released a statement regarding the report of a bomb threat that occurred Saturday at Motorkat in Takoma Park:
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