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APD Media Release 01/21/14

Annapolis Police Seek Information about Two Shootings

On January 20th and 21st Annapolis Police officers responded to two apparently unrelated shootings. 

On January 20th at 10pm officers responded to the area of 20 Silopanna Road for a report of an armed robbery.  When they arrived they located Brett Shumaker, 32, of Harwood seated on the roadway suffering from gun shot wounds.  Shumaker was walking on the footbridge in the area when he was approached by two men.  One of the men pointed a firearm at Shumaker and demanded his belongings.  The other man displayed a knife.  Shumaker fought the suspect with a knife.  While fighting he heard the gun being fired and felt a pain in his right arm.  Shumaker ran from the area seeking help. 

Officers searched the area, but were unable to locate the suspects.  Shumaker was shot multiple times and transported to Baltimore Shock Trauma for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.  If you have any information about this incident please contact Detective Michael Prout at 410-268-9000 ext. 7209 or msprout@annapolis.gov.

On January 21st at 12:53am officers responded to the area of 960 President St for multiple calls regarding shots fired.  Officers located SieFullah Bridges, 36, of Philadelphia outside of the building suffering from multiple gun shot wounds.  Bridges was in the area when he was approached by three men who took his wallet.  During the robbery Bridges was shot multiple times.  Bridges was transported to Baltimore Shock Trauma for treatment.  If you have information about this incident please contact Detective John Murphy at 410-268-9000 ext. 7268 or jhmurphy@annapolis.gov

 

Metro Crime Stoppers:

If you have information on the above incidents, please call, email, or text your tip to Metro Crime Stoppers Hotline Available 24-Hours A Day Toll Free at 1-866-7LOCKUP or Text “MCS plus your message” to CRIMES (274637)

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