Major Crimes Division detectives are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred in a residence in Montgomery Village last night as a domestic-related homicide.
On Thursday, October 24, at approximately 9:58 p.m., 6th District offices responded to a home in the 10200 block of Wild Apple Circle for the report of a shooting. Officers located two males, identified as Christopher Repp, age 43, and Michael Ewell, age 57, both suffering from an apparent gunshot wound in an upstairs bedroom. Ewell was transported to a local hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries. Repp succumbed to his injuries at the scene.
Ewell and Repp are father-in-law and son-in-law, respectively, and both reside in the home on Wild Apple Circle.
The circumstances surrounding the shooting are still under investigation.
Detectives obtained an arrest warrant for Ewell charging him with first-degree murder.
This remains an ongoing investigation. Detectives ask anyone with information regarding this homicide to contact the Major Crimes Division at 240-773-5070.