UPDATE: Police Investigating 20-Year-Old Male Shot in Lexington Park, Victim Flown to Trauma Center

October 15, 2023

UPDATE: On Sunday, October 8, 2023, at 9:46 p.m., police responded to the 46000 block of Radford Lane in Lexington Park, MD, for a report of shots fired.

Upon arrival, Deputies located an adult male suffering from two gunshot wounds; emergency first aid was rendered.

The victim was then flown to the University of Maryland Capital Region Medical Center for medical treatment.

DFC. Max Schell, Detectives from the Criminal Investigations Division, and technicians from the Crime Lab responded. The Criminal Investigations Division has undertaken further investigation of the incident.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Detective Warren Forinash at [email protected] or call 301-475-4200, ext. 8072.

On Sunday, October 8, 2023 at approximately 10:00 p.m., police and emergency medical personnel responded to the 46000 block of Radford Lane in Lexington Park, for the reported shots actively being fire with one possibly shot.

Crews arrived on the scene to find a 20-year old with at least one gunshot wound to the lower body and applied a tourniquet to the victims left leg.

Maryland State Police Helicopter Trooper 7 was requested to land nearby and transported the victim to an area trauma center.

Police are investigating the assault and updates will be provided when they become available.