2 people injured in UMD shooting, police say

Police responded to the incident around 8:20 p.m on the 7500 block of Rhode Island Ave.

COLLEGE PARK, MD (WUSA9) - Police are searching for a gunman after a shooting in College Park Saturday night. It happened right off the University of Maryland campus--near the neighborhood where a lot of students live.  

Police responded to the incident around 8:20 p.m on the 7500 block of Rhode Island Ave. 

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Two men were found injured on the scene. Officials transported both victims to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police said the first victim suffered a gunshot wound and the second victim was assaulted. 

Police are investigating this shooting and working to establish suspect(s) and motive. Anyone with information is asked to contact Prince George's County Crime Solvers. 

 

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