Active Shooter Situation In Urbana Resolved

Sheriff’s Office says one person is in custody.

Urbana, Md (KM) An active shooter incident in Urbana Friday morning was resolved without anyone being injured.

Just after 10:00 AM, the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office says deputies were dispatched to a home on Braveheart Drive for a service call.  They heard gunshots coming from the house. They set up perimeter, and ordered nearby residents to shelter in place.

Several roads in the area were closed.

A crisis negotiating team was called to the scene, and a man inside the home was talked into coming out before the SWAT team arrived. The individual was taken to Frederick Health Hospital.

The Sheriff’s Office says just after 11:00AM, the shelter in place order was lifted, and there is no danger to the community.

By Kevin McManus