2 injured in Maryland shooting, suspect killed upon entering military base

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This photo provided by WJLA, police respond to the scene of a shooting in in Frederick, Md., on Tuesday, April 6, 2021.

"Currently there are two victims and one suspect is down", police said. The names and ages of the victims and the suspect were not immediately disclosed, the spokesman said. There are two victims...

A man shot and injured two people at a business in the Maryland city of Frederick on Tuesday morning before driving to the United States military's nearby Fort Detrick, where personnel there shot and killed him, police said. He could not say whether the shooting was inside or outside.

The shooting was in the northeast of the city, about a 4-mile drive east of the US Army's Fort Detrick, according to police.

He then drove to Fort Detrick, about 10 minutes away, where "personnel on the base" fatally shot him, Lando said.

With two active crime scenes, police have asked for more time before releasing details.

He said officers responded to the scene to find two males had been shot and were in critical condition. "Everyone is safe", Lando said.

'One of the victims who was wounded entered our facility looking for help and we were able to assist and call the authorities, ' said Mutschler, who is based in NY.



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