Montgomery County police officers are investigating the death of an 18-year-old male whose body was discovered in a Gaithersburg park Friday evening as a homicide.
According to Police, officers from the Montgomery County Police and Gaithersburg Police Departments responded to Malcolm King Park located at 1200 West Side Drive, in Gaithersburg for the report of a deceased male.
First responders located the victim and determined he had suffered trauma to his body.
The victim has been identified as Cristian Antonio Villagran Morales of Gaithersburg.
Detectives are urging anyone who may have information regarding this murder to contact the Major Crimes Division at 240.773.5070. For those who wish to remain anonymous, Crime Solvers of Montgomery County is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for any information that leads to the arrest of the suspect(s). Tipsters can call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).