SILVER SPRING (WUSA9) -- Montgomery County police said Wednesday afternoon they have a 13-year-old boy in custody who they believe shot an 18-year-old woman early Wednesday morning.
According to Montgomery County Police, the 13-year-old suspect will be charged with attempted murder and armed robbery.
It happened in the area of Plyers Mill Road at Douglas Avenue.
Police say the victim was with a group of girls around 4:30 a.m. and they had been texting a group of boys, including the suspect.
Both groups met at the scene, argued and then the 14-year-old boy shot the 18-year-old woman several times, according to police.
According to Capt. Paul Starks, witnesses tell Montgomery County police that the suspect stood over the victim while she was on the ground and fired at her.