Monday, September 18, 2017

Detectives Investigate Homicide in Riverdale

Detectives are investigating a homicide in Riverdale on Saturday. The victim is 19-year-old Carlos Garita-Salazar of Coopers Lane in Riverdale. Preliminarily, detectives do not believe this was a random crime.

On September 16th, at about 1:30 am, patrol officers responded to the 6000 block of 67th Place for the report of a shooting. When they arrived, the officers discovered the victim inside of a car suffering from trauma to his upper body. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

Detectives are working to identify a suspect(s) and motive in this case.


Anyone with information on this case is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 301-772-4925. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), text “PGPD plus your message” to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone or go to www.pgcrimesolvers.com and submit a tip online.

PGPD Searches for Missing Man

The Prince George’s County Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in searching for a missing man. He is 76-year-old George Dyson.


Dyson was last seen near Hospital Drive in Cheverly on September 13th at 1:20 pm.

Chestnut is described as an African American male, 6’04” and about 160 pounds. He was wearing a black hat and black coat.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call the Prince George’s County Police Department’s Regional Investigation Division – Northern Region at (301) 699-2601.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

PGPD Searches for Missing Woman

Myjal Darby

The Prince George’s County Police Department is seeking the public’s help in finding a missing woman. She is identified as 19-year-old Myjal Darby. She was last seen in the 9000 block of Lottsford Road in Largo at about 10:00 am on September 12, 2017.

Darby is described as an African American female, 5’6”, and 265 pounds. She was last seen wearing an unknown colored shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call the Prince George’s County Police Department’s Regional Investigation Division – Central Region at (301) 772-4911.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Wanted Wednesday

Theft Suspects
We’re starting Wanted Wednesday this week with our investigation into a theft at a grocery store in District Heights. The two suspects in this photo are wanted for taking cash from the store in the 5800 block of Silver Hill Road on September 1st. The investigation reveals they took money from a register and then left the store. If you recognize either suspect, please call 301-390-2160 or 1-866-411-TIPS.

Convenience Store Theft
This suspect is wanted for stealing cigarettes from a convenience store in Marlow Heights. The store is in the 3000 block of Branch Avenue. The investigation reveals the suspect went behind the counter and stole cigarettes before leaving the store. This occurred on September 5th at about 10:10 pm.  If you have information on this case, please call 301-749-5064.

Convenience Store Robbery
Our Robbery Unit is investigating an armed robbery of a convenience store in Capitol Heights. The investigation reveals these two suspects targeted the store in the 7000 block of Central Avenue back on July 16th. We’re offering a cash reward for information in this case. Tipsters will not have to give their name. Please call 301-772-4905 or Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS.


Burglary Investigation
Our investigators would like to talk to this person of interest in a recent burglary case in University Park. The burglary took place on September 6th at a home on Sheridan Street. Anyone who recognizes this man is urged to call our detectives at 301-699-2601.


Theft Investigation
Detectives are also working to identify and arrest this suspect. He’s wanted for taking cash from a register at a convenience store in the 5400 block of Silver Hill Road in District Heights. The theft occurred on September 6th at about 3:15 am. Please call 301-390-2160 or 1-866-411-TIPS with any information on this case.


Drugstore Theft

We’re also working to identify these two suspects who are wanted in a theft at a drugstore in the 7000 block of Baltimore Avenue in College Park. The theft occurred on September 5th at about 2:30 pm. Anyone with information on this case is asked to call 301-699-2601. 

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