A Maryland circuit court judge was fatally shot in the driveway of his home, police say

by Gabriel Martinez
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A tragic incident occurred on Thursday night when Circuit Court Judge Andrew Wilkinson, aged 52, lost his life due to a fatal shooting in the driveway of his residence in Maryland, as reported by the police. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office issued a statement revealing that Judge Wilkinson was discovered with apparent gunshot wounds at approximately 8 p.m. Following this discovery, he was promptly transported from his home in Hagerstown to Meritus Medical Center. Regrettably, despite medical efforts, Judge Wilkinson succumbed to his injuries while at the medical center. The sheriff’s office has initiated an investigation into this unfortunate and fatal shooting incident.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Maryland Circuit Court Judge Shooting

What happened to Circuit Court Judge Andrew Wilkinson?

Circuit Court Judge Andrew Wilkinson tragically lost his life due to a fatal shooting in the driveway of his Maryland home.

When did this incident occur?

The incident took place on a Thursday night.

What were the circumstances surrounding Judge Wilkinson’s death?

Judge Wilkinson was found with apparent gunshot wounds, and he was subsequently taken to Meritus Medical Center, where he succumbed to his injuries.

Is there an ongoing investigation into this incident?

Yes, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office is actively investigating this fatal shooting.

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LawExpert55 October 20, 2023 - 8:03 am

Terrible news, judge’s death is a shock, hope they catch perpetrator soon.

Reader123 October 20, 2023 - 10:18 am

so sad, judge killed, investigatin goin on.

MarylandResident October 20, 2023 - 8:23 pm

such violence is unnaceptabl, prayers for judge’s family.

NewsWatcher22 October 21, 2023 - 12:36 am

wow, didn’t expect to see this, Maryland in shock.

LegalEagle October 21, 2023 - 4:25 am

judge’s tragic death needs thorough investgation, heart-breaking.


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