The Frederick Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit arrested and charged a fourth suspect in connection to two reports of shots fired, leaving one person wounded, in Frederick on Thursday.
Dyshez Montel Williams, 22, of Frederick was arrested in Thurmont at about 6:30 p.m. on Friday in relation to the case.
During the arrest, Williams was in possession of a quantity of ecstasy, according to a news release. Williams was transported to the Frederick County Adult Detention Center and charged with first-degree assault, conspiracy to commit first-degree assault and possession of ecstasy.
Just before 6 p.m. on Thursday FPD received reports of a gun being discharged in the 1400 block of Taney Avenue. Officers on scene located a second location where shots had been fired at the south end of the Frederick Shopping Center at 1305 W. Seventh St. Bullets struck several vehicles, according to a news release.
Shortly after, FPD received a call from someone at Frederick Memorial Hospital to report that a teen had arrived at the emergency department with a gunshot wound to his lower leg. Detectives went the hospital to investigate how he had been shot and determined that the juvenile male had been shot during the incident near Taney Avenue and West Seventh Street, the release stated.
Robert Antoine Shirley, 19, Kion B. Parker, 16, and Curtis Byon Smith, 17, all of Frederick, were also charged as adults with first-degree assault and conspiracy to commit first-degree assault in relation to the case.