- Associated Press - Tuesday, May 17, 2016

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - A man charged in a series of random shootings at buildings and cars in central Maryland has been found not criminally responsible in two of the crimes.

Thirty-six-year-old Hong Young of Beltsville pleaded guilty Tuesday to attempted murder and other offenses in Anne Arundel Circuit Court. The Baltimore Sun reported (https://bsun.md/1TiKSH2)Young was found competent but not criminally responsible and will be put in custody of the state for inpatient mental health treatment.

Young was arrested in March 2015 and charged with attempted murder and assault in a shooting that injured a man who was driving in Hanover. He was also charged in a shooting near the National Security Agency at Fort Meade, police said.

Young still faces charges in Howard and Prince George’s counties.


Information from: The Baltimore Sun, https://www.baltimoresun.com

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