Police Investigating One Shot in Waldorf, Victim Flown to Area Trauma Center

November 8, 2021

UPDATE – Sheriff’s Office Press Release: On November 7, 2021, at 9:24 p.m., officers from the Charles County Sheriff’s Office responded to a business in the 2000 block of Crain Highway in Waldorf for the report of a shooting.

Upon arrival, officers located a male with a gunshot wound. The man was flown to a hospital for treatment.

Detectives are looking into all motives including whether or not the suspect and victim knew each other.

Additional details are not being released at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Johnson at 301-609-6453.

Tipsters who want to remain anonymous may contact Charles County Crime Solvers by calling 1-866-411-TIPS. Tips can also be submitted online at www.charlescountycrimesolvers.com or by using the P3Intel mobile app.

The investigation is ongoing.

11/7/2021 @11:30 p.m.: On Sunday, November 7, 2021, at approximately 9:26 p.m., police responded to the Sam’s Tobacco & Wireless in the Pinefield Shopping Center located at 2030 Crain Highway in Waldorf, for the reported shooting.

Police arrived on the scene to find one victim laying on the ground with injuries.

Firefighters advised the adult male victim had multiple gunshot wounds to the upperbody and requested a helicopter for his injuries.

Maryland State Police Helicopter Trooper 7 landed nearby and transported the victim to an area trauma center with serious injuries.

Witnesses reported the shooter entered a silver/grey 4-door Kia sedan with tinted windows. The incident was reportedly captured on surveillance systems in the area.

Police are investigating the incident. Updates will be provided when they become available.