Authorities say the U.S. Navy medical doctor shot and killed two sailors on Tuesday at the business park in Frederick, Maryland. The suspect was 38-year-old gunman Fantahun Girma Woldesenbet (Fantahun Girma Woldesenbet), who was later shot dead at the US Army base Fort Detrick.
Police Chief Jason Lando told reporters on Tuesday that the suspect opened fire in the Riverside Science Park, causing workers to run for cover. He said that after the shooting, the suspect drove about 10 minutes to Fort Detrick, where he was killed by military personnel. The US military stated that the suspect was “neutralized”
Lando said: “The public is no longer in danger.” “There is no more cause for panic in the Frederick community.”
At around 8:15 on Tuesday morning, the police received a call from an active shooter. When the police arrived at the scene, they found that two adult men had been shot and were in critical condition. The victim was airlifted to a nearby hospital for treatment.
FBI, ATF Baltimore and Maryland State Police are investigating. The motive of the shooting is unclear.
It is planned that in the next few days, Fort Delhi will hold active shooter training to cope with the active shooter situation.
Lando told reporters: “This happens too frequently. Every time we turn on the TV, we see something similar happening, and now it’s happening in our backyard.” “No one wants to see this kind of thing.” .”