Brunswick Teen Shot and Killed in Frederick

The victim of this morning’s deadly shooting in Frederick is Malakai Tyrelle Cooke, a 17-year-old male from Brunswick, Maryland. Frederick County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) representatives appropriately made all next of kin notifications earlier this morning. FCSO detectives continue to actively working this investigation.
At approximately 2 a.m., Frederick County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the Country Inn and Suites located at the 5500 block of Spectrum Drive in Frederick for a call of shots fired. Upon arrival, deputies found one victim deceased on scene.
FCSO detectives are currently on scene conducting a thorough investigation and there will be a heavy police presence in the area for quite for some time. At this point, there are no suspects in custody.
We will continue to update this information as it becomes available. Media wishing to cover this event should contact the FCSO PIO at 240-397-0255.
If you have any information regarding this incident, contact FCSO dispatch at 301-600-1046 and reference case # 21-034259.
Jim Castle
Posted by: Jim Castle