Bethesda, MD (Capital Region Pulse) -
The day after a man was killed at Suburban Hospital in Maryland, police have identified the victim as Roosevelt Brockington, Jr. Brockington was 40 years old, and from Lusby, Maryland. Police have not announced a suspect at this time, and a motive is also to be determined.
Suburban Hospital was locked down for a period of time yesterday while police searched for the suspect within the hospital. Each room was carefully searched before the hospital was allowed to return to normal operations. Hospital officials were insistent that patients and staff were safe during this time. After the lockdown ended, police stated that they did not believe the suspect was within the confines of the hospital.
During the lockdown, emergency room patients were rerouted to other hospitals in the area ad visitors were not allowed to enter.
As always, we want our readers to have access to the raw information that we receive. We have posted the press release from Montgomery County Police below.