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Gaithersburg assault sends one person to the hospital

Gaithersburg Police are investigating an early morning assault that sent one of the victims to the hospital.

Officer Dan Lane said about 1:30 a.m. Sunday morning two people were approached by a group of men and women and were physically assaulted near West Deer Park Road and Summit Hall Road in Gaithersburg. One victim was transported to an area hospital.

Lane said a group matching the description of those involved in the alleged assault was located a few blocks away from the incident. No arrests have been made and the investigation is continuing.

Lori Aratani writes about how people live, work and play in the D.C. region for The Post’s Transportation and Development team.

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