WALDORF, Md. (WUSA9) -- A man was shot while in his car in Charles County on Thursday afternoon, police said.
It happened at around 3 p.m. at the 2800 block of Lyon Court in Waldorf, police tell WUSA9.
The three suspects Anthony Deandre Dance, 18; Jermaine Marquette Hagen, Jr., 21; and Jalen Donte Kirk, 17 have all been charged with attempted murder, first-degree assault, second-degree assault, unlawful possession of a handgun, attempted robbery, and use of a firearm in commission of a felony, police said.
Police say the suspects were in the car with the victim, when they shot him, police said.
"An investigation revealed the victim and his friend, 21, were originally in the area of Wingate Court to make a drug transaction with three males who were known to them. During the transaction, which occurred inside the victim's car, one of the males pulled a gun and fired multiple shots, striking the victim; his friend was not injured. The victim was able to drive to Lyon Court where police and medical personnel responded," according to a press release.