Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Major Crimes Division – Homicide/Sex Section are investigating a shooting in the 1300 block of East Gude Drive in Rockville. At about 3:32 a.m. today, officers from the 1st District and Rockville City Police responded to a call for the sound of a gunshot. When officers arrived on the scene they discovered a 20-year-old black male suffering from a gunshot wound, and pronounced him dead at the scene.
The victim’s identity has not been confirmed. His body will be sent to the Medical Examiner’s Office in Baltimore for an autopsy. The investigation is continuing and additional information will be released when it becomes available. Any persons who may have information relating to this case may remain anonymous, and are asked to call detectives at the Major Crimes Division at 240-773-5070.