Princess Anne, MD – On August 2, 2023, at approximately 1:30 AM, the Princess Anne Police Department (PAPD) responded to a report of shots fired in the area of Somerset Ave, near the Pine Knoll Townhouses in Princess Anne, Maryland.
Upon arrival, PAPD officers secured the area and ascertained that multiple gunshots had been discharged. Tragically, PAPD found that a juvenile had sustained gunshot wounds and was transported to a local hospital for medical treatment. The injured juvenile is currently under medical care and being treated for their injuries.
As the investigation into this incident unfolds, PAPD is calling upon the community for their assistance. Anyone with pertinent information regarding the shooting is strongly urged to come forward and share their knowledge with law enforcement. The collective effort of the community is crucial in helping the police bring the responsible parties to justice.
PAPD implores residents and witnesses to cooperate with detectives as they diligently work to piece together the events surrounding this incident. PAPD’s top priority is ensuring the safety and security of our community, and community cooperation is vital in achieving that goal.
Members of the public are reminded to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activities to the PAPD. Tips can also be submitted through firstname.lastname@example.org.