Montgomery County police were investigating a death, possibly by gunfire, in the Aspen Hill area Wednesday afternoon.

Police were called to the scene, in the 13200 block of Superior Street, at 3:20 p.m. and were searching for a suspect in the area, which is about 4 miles north of the Capital Beltway.

Officers were looking for a suspect described as a white or Hispanic man, skinny and about 5-foot 8-inches tall. He was last seen wearing a blue North Face jacket.