Body of 18-year-old found Sunday
PHOTO FROM MONTGOMERY COUNTY POLICE
Updated 9:45 a.m. Dec. 27: An 18-year-old man was found fatally shot in Silver Spring on Sunday, Montgomery County police said.
Police identified the teenager on Tuesday as Jose Herrera from Silver Spring.
Police said in a press release that the man’s body was found, with apparent gunshot wounds, outside 1010 Quebec Terrace. An autopsy determined he died from multiple gunshot wounds and ruled his death as a homicide.
Police said officers and fire and rescue workers were called to Quebec Terrace, near Piney Branch Road, at about 6:30 p.m. on Sunday for a report of an assault and gunshot noises.
After finding the body, officers searched the area with the help of a police K-9, but did not find whoever shot the man.
No other information was released about the shooting.
Police have asked anyone with information about the shooting to call