On Friday, June 10, 2022 at 9:45 a.m. Rockville City Police, Montgomery County Police Department, and Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to the 700 block of Monroe Street for a shooting that just occurred.
Upon arrival officers discovered a 53 year-old female victim who was suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. The victim advised officers that while inside her residence, she was shot by a family member, later identified as Ricardo Ephrian Malcolm. Officers made contact with the suspect who exited the residence without incident and was taken into custody.
The victim was transported to a local trauma center with non-life threatening injuries and is listed in stable condition.
Ricardo Ephrian Malcolm, 27 years old, of Oakleaf Drive in Silver Spring has been charged with Attempted First Degree Murder, two counts of First Degree Assault, Reckless Endangerment, and other firearm related offenses.
A photo of Ricardo Ephrian Malcom is included with this release.