Man flown to Meritus with self-inflicted gunshot wound
A man was flown to Meritus Medical Center Monday to be treated for a self-inflicted gunshot wound, Washington County Sheriff Douglas Mullendore said.
Mullendore said the incident happened at about 7:25 a.m. at a home on Wheeler Road, which is west of Boonsboro.
Further details, including the man’s condition, were not available.
Incendiary device causes porch fire in Smithsburg
SMITHSBURG - The Maryland State Fire Marshal’s office said it was investigating a Molotov-type incendiary device that was put on the front porch of a home Monday at 31 S. Main St. in Smithsburg.
The owner of the home reported the incident at about 7:10 a.m., according to a fire marshal’s office press release. No damage was done to the home.