A man is dead after a shooting Friday night in downtown Frederick.
Frederick police responded at around 10:30 p.m. to West All Saints Street near South Bentz Street, where they found the man with at least one gunshot wound to the upper body, said Lt. Kirk Henneberry, commander of the Frederick Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division.
The man was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead a short time later, according to police spokeswoman Michele Bowman.
Police did not have a description of a suspect or suspects, but Henneberry said two people were seen running from the scene, according to witnesses.
No motive was available Friday night. Several streets in the area of the shooting were shut down as officers investigated.
No further details were available late Friday night.
Police have talked to some people who reported hearing the gunshots, Henneberry said. Police were asking anyone with video in the area or any other relevant information to call the non-emergency number at 301-600-2102. Tips can also be left anonymously by calling 301-600-8477 (TIPS), sent via text to 240-674-8477 (TIPS) or by email to email@example.com.