BALTIMORE (WJZ)– Police removed a noose from a Montgomery County neighborhood Thursday morning, this is one of several found in recent weeks in the D.C. area.

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At about 8 a.m. officers say residents found the noose hanging from a tree in a common area near the neighborhood parking lot at the Heron’s Cove Condominium, located in the 18900 block of Mills Choice Road in Montgomery Village.

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The residents says there’s no indication that this was directed toward a specific individual or of any related suspicious activity in the neighborhood.

Police removed the noose from the scene.

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