Police Investigate Death in Sandy Spring Area as Suspicious

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – Major Crimes Division and investigators from the Montgomery County Fire Marshal’s Office are conducting a joint vehicle fire and death investigation.

This morning at approximately 8:38, the 9-1-1 Emergency Communications Center received a call for a vehicle fire on the property of a residence in the 1300 block of Excaliber Lane in Sandy Spring.

Fire & Rescue personnel and 4th District officers responded to the area and located a deceased person in the vehicle. Major Crimes detectives responded to the scene and are currently investigating this as a suspicious death.

Because this investigation is ongoing, no additional details can be released at this time. Anyone with information regarding this death is asked to contact the Major Crimes Division at 240.773.5070.