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Germantown Homicide Victim Identified

For Immediate Release: Friday, December 24, 2021

Gaithersburg, MD - The adult male killed the evening of Thursday, December 23 has been identified.


At approximately 5:45 p.m., Fifth District officers responded to a call for multiple shots fired on the 19300 block of Circle Gate Drive in Germantown. Upon entry into the residence, officers located 25-year-old Jahandar Rahman Darvish dead inside the home from apparent gunshot wounds.


Montgomery County Police - Major Crimes Division, Homicide Section was notified and responded to the location.

Detectives believe this to be an isolated incident, and this is an active and ongoing investigation. There is currently no suspect in custody.


Anyone with information regarding this crime is asked to call the Major Crimes Division at 240-773-5070 or 240-773-TIPS, or contact Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).  A reward of up to $10,000 is being offered for information that leads to the arrest of the homicide suspect(s). Callers can remain anonymous. 


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Release ID: 21-517
Media Contact: S.D. Goff 
Categories: homicide