1 man killed, 2 injured by gunfire in argumentSILVER...


August 29, 1993

MONTGOMERY COUNTY SILVER SPRING — 1 man killed, 2 injured by gunfire in argument

SILVER SPRING -- One man was killed and two others wounded Friday night when an argument outside an apartment house erupted into gunfire.

Montgomery County police said four men were outside an apartment building in the 1000 block of Quebec Terrace when they were approached by two other men. An argument broke out, and one of the two men pulled a handgun and opened fire, hitting three of the four men in the first group.

Jose Orlando Cruz, 30, of the 1000 block Quebec Terrace, died outside the apartment house of a gunshot wound to the chest. Two other men, ages 33 and 35, were taken to Suburban Hospital in Bethesda, where they were listed in critical but stable condition. Police did not identify them.

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