Man hospitalized after being shot several times in Rockville Town Square

A man was hospitalized Friday morning after a fight that led to a shooting in Rockville Town Square, according to police.

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Rockville City Police say officers were dispatched to the scene in the 100 block of Gibbs Street around 1:45 a.m. Friday. 

Police say the initial call said the incident was a fight in progress, but while officers were responding the call changed to a shooting.

Once at the scene, officer found a man who had been shot several times. He was taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries, according to police.

Investigators believe the victim and suspect knew each other prior to the shooting. They say the shooting stemmed from a physical fight between the two.


Police are continuing to investigate the incident.