FREDERICK, MD –
David Robert Leatherman, age 42, of Hanover, Pennsylvania declined to waive extradition in a bond review before Judge Dino Flores Jr. this afternoon in Frederick County District Court. Leatherman is a suspect in an attempted murder in Pennsylvania. Leatherman will be held without bond at the Frederick County Adult Detention Center pending a future court date regarding the Fugitive From Justice warrant.
POLICE-INVOLVED SHOOTING INVESTIGATION
“The State’s Attorney’s office will be independently evaluating the police use of deadly force to determine whether it was objectively reasonable under a totality of circumstances, the standard articulated by the U.S. Supreme Court. We will be releasing a report with our findings after a thorough and complete investigation and analysis.” – J. Charles Smith III, State’s Attorney