Stabbing Reported Near Gaithersburg Shopping Center
Plus: Memorial service planned for bike crash victim; Gaithersburg officials to discuss new elementary school
Stabbing reported near Gaithersburg shopping center
Montgomery County Police say a victim was stabbed and three others were injured near a Gaithersburg shopping center Thursday. They say the incident occurred near the intersection of Rothbury Drive and Goshen Road around 3 p.m. Two people were taken to the hospital. Police say a suspect is in custody but they are still investigating [WTOP].
Celebration of life planned for bike crash victim
A celebration of life has been planned in honor of Jake Cassell, the 17-year-old who was killed Aug. 1 when he lost control of his bike while riding on the sidewalk along Old Georgetown Road and was hit by a car. The celebration is taking place Friday at Winston Churchill High School in Potomac from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. [WJLA].
Gaithersburg officials to discuss construction of new elementary school
Officials from the City of Gaithersburg will meet Monday to discuss the possibility of building a new elementary school in Kelley Park, with the goal of relieving school crowding. The proposal has been met with protests from nearby residents. [MCM]
Friday will be warm with a high of 89 degrees.
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