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Man injured after being shot in Silver Spring, authorities say

He was taken to the hospital and is in serious condition, according to police

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A man was seriously injured after being shot in Silver Spring on Tuesday, authorities said.

Pete Piringer, a Montgomery County Fire & Rescue spokesman, told Bethesda Beat on Tuesday that crews were dispatched at 4 p.m. for a report of a shooting at the Travelodge by Wyndham on 13th Street.

Piringer said EMS crews staged nearby while police responded to the scene. He did not have additional information.

Shiera Goff, a spokeswoman for Montgomery County police, wrote in an email that a man had been shot and was taken to the hospital in serious condition.

Goff did not immediately have additional details, and said police would know more once detectives investigate.

Dan Schere can be reached at daniel.schere@bethesdamagazine.com