Hagerstown Homicide Investigation Update

UPDATE: Gill has been apprehended in North Carolina. Full details can be found HERE.

HAGERSTOWN – A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Taejon Najeire Gill, age 20, for the murder of Sharron Clark. HPD is offering a reward for information that leads to his arrest. Anyone with information can contact Det. Weaver at sweaver@hagerstownpd.org or call 240-313-4345. Gill should not be approached and is considered armed and dangerous. If he is seen, dial 911. Gill is from the Hagerstown area but his current whereabouts are unknown.

On 18 October 2022 at about 8:00 pm, Officers of the Hagerstown Police Department were in the Jonathan St area when they heard the sound of shots fired.  As they were attempting to locate where they came from, the Emergency Communications Center took a 911 call.  The caller stated that there was a gunshot victim in front of 55 Murph Ave.  Within moments, officers located the victim, later identified as Sharron Akraim Clark (age 45 of Hagerstown) with multiple gunshot wounds.  Officers immediately began first aid and continued life saving measures until emergency medical service personnel arrived.  Clark was transported to Meritus Medical Center where he was later pronounced deceased. 

Criminal Investigators were called to the scene and Western Maryland Regional Crime Lab personnel responded to process evidence. This is an active investigation and any further information will be released as appropriate; no further information will be released at this time.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Det. Weaver at sweaver@hagerstownpd.org or 240-313-4345