HAGERSTOWN, MD– A man is under arrest after a shooting at his home on Maryland Avenue Wednesday.
Hagerstown police report the call came in just before 4 in the afternoon. HPD responded to the area of W. First St and Maryland Ave for a report of multiple shots fired. Officers recovered numerous shell casings in the area and learned that 2 structures in the 900 block of Maryland Ave were hit along with 5 different vehicles. There were no reported injuries.
Dejaniro Armante Rivera, age 25, was arrested. He was a resident of the home where the warrant was served. Rivera is charged with:
1st & 2nd degree attempted murder
1st& 2nd degree assault
Numerous firearms related charges
HPD would like to thank the neighborhood community who were immensely helpful providing information that led to this arrest. Anyone with further information is asked to contact Ofc. Huff at [email protected] or you can submit a tip at [email protected]. We are particularly interested in any private/residential security footage that has not already been disclosed to us.
This is an active and ongoing investigation. More details will be released as appropriate.