Noose Found in Montgomery Village Neighborhood Tree

Today at approximately 9:09 a.m., Montgomery County Police 6th District officers responded to reports of a noose seen hanging from a tree in the Heron’s Cove Condominium neighborhood in the 18900 block of Mills Choice Road in Montgomery Village.

The synthetic rope noose was found in a tree in a common area near the neighborhood parking lot this morning at approximately 8:00.

The residents whom officers interviewed had no indication that this was directed toward a specific individual or of any related suspicious activity in the neighborhood.

The noose was removed by the responding officer and entered into evidence.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Montgomery County Police Department at 301-279-8000.

RLI