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Media Advisory: Chief Manger and Major Crimes Division Detectives Announce Arrests for the June 5 Double Homicide of Shadi Adi Najjar and Artem S. Ziberov

For Immediate Release: Saturday, June 17, 2017


Press Conference to announce the arrests of the persons developed as responsible for the double homicide of the two Northwest High School students, 17-year-old Shadi Adi Najjar and 18-year-old Artem S. Ziberov that occurred on June 5 in Montgomery Village.


Tonight, Saturday, June 17 at 10:30

No further details of these arrests can be confirmed prior to the press conference.

Members of the Media are asked to arrive early enough to allow time for the security check-in process and escort to lower level.


Montgomery County Public Safety Headquarters (Lower Level)

100 Edison Park Drive

Gaithersburg, Maryland 20878


Montgomery County Chief of Police J. Thomas Manger

Director of the Major Crimes Division Captain Darren Francke

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Release ID: 17-175
Media Contact: mcpnews 
Categories: homicide, press-conference