Victim pistol-whipped during assault by group in Frederick

FREDERICK, MD. (WUSA9) - One person has been arrested after a victim was pistol-whipped during an assault involving several people in Frederick Sunday evening. 

The assault happened around 8:24 p.m. in the area of N. Market St. and W. 3rd St., Frederick police stated. 

Police said the investigation revealed that the victim was assaulted by several individuals. A combination of adults and juveniles were involved. 

The victim was struck with the handgun. Police said the victim has non-life-threatening injuries. 

At this time one of the juveniles involved is being charged with first and second degree assault. 

Police said the investigation remains ongoing. 

 Anyone with information is asked to call the Frederick Police Department at 301-600-2102. Callers wishing to remain anonymous can contact the department by phone 301-600-TIPS (8477), text at 240-674-TIPS (8477), or email

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