October 19, 2023
Media Release: The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is currently conducting a homicide investigation.
On October 19, 2023, at approximately 8:00 PM, Deputies responded to the 19100 block of Olde Waterford Road, Hagerstown, MD, for a reported shooting.
The victim, an adult male, was located in the driveway of a residence. The victim was suffering from what appeared to be gunshot wounds. He was transported to Meritus Medical Center, where he later succumbed to his injuries.
The victim was identified as Washington County, Maryland Circuit Court Judge Andrew Wilkinson, 52, of Hagerstown.
This continues to be an active investigation; due to the ongoing investigation, certain details will not be released.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office anticipates holding a press conference in reference to this incident. The specific information for the press conference will be posted to the Sheriff’s Office website and social media pages once available.