Thursday, July 20, 2017

PGPD Investigating Fatal Collision in Largo

The Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit is investigating a fatal crash in Largo earlier this morning. The victim is 28-year-old Trashawn Haggins of Gibson Street in Falls Church, VA.

On July 20th, at about 6:30 am, patrol officers were called to White House Road near Harry S. Truman Drive for the report of a crash involving a dump truck.

The preliminary investigation reveals Haggins was heading eastbound on White House Road when for reasons which remain under investigation, she appears to have lost control of the truck while on a curve. The dump truck ultimately struck a utility pole. Haggins was pronounced dead on the scene.


Anyone with information is asked to call the Prince George’s County Police Department’s Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit at 301-731-4422. 

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Wanted Wednesday

Robbery Investigation


We’re starting Wanted Wednesday this week with an investigation into an armed robbery. These two masked suspects are wanted for robbing a convenience store in Capitol Heights. They robbed the business in the 7000 block of Central Avenue on July 16th shortly before 4:00 am. We are offering a cash reward for information that leads to an arrest and indictment in this case. Please call our detectives at 301-772-4905 or 1-866-411-TIPS. You won’t have to give your name.

Burglary Investigation




Detectives are also working to arrest the two suspects who broke into a liquor store in Beltsville on July 6th. The store is on Baltimore Avenue. Once inside, the suspects stole cash and dozens of bottles of liquor. The suspects fled in a navy blue hatchback. If you have any information on this case, please call 301-937-0910. 

Robbery Suspect



This suspect robbed a business in the 1000 block of Addison Road South in Capitol Heights. He targeted the store around 9:20 am on July 14th. No one was hurt in this robbery. A cash reward of up to $2,500 is being offered for information that leads to the arrest and indictment of this suspect. Please call  301-772-4905 or 1-866-411-TIPS. 

Detectives Investigate Fatal Shooting in Laurel

Detectives with our Homicide Unit are conducting an investigation into a fatal shooting in Laurel Tuesday night. The victim is 17-year-old Dustin Khoury of Thomas Lane in Sparrows Point, MD. Preliminarily, detectives do not believe this was a random shooting.

On July 18th, at about 8:25 pm, patrol officers were called to Contee Road and Larchdale Road for a shooting. When they arrived, they found the victim in a car with a gunshot wound to his body. He died a short time later at a hospital.


Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Prince George’s County Police Department’s 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.pgpolice.org and submit a tip online.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

PGPD Identifies Victim of Sunday's Homicide in Riverdale

Updated July 20, 2017: The victim has been identified as 31-year-old Santos Morales of Riverdale Road in Riverdale. Detectives are actively working to find and arrest the suspect(s) who killed Mr. Morales. Anyone who has information is urged to please call 1-866-411-TIPS. A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered. We’d like to thank our media partners who helped share the composite sketch leading to this identification.



Homicide Unit detectives today released a composite sketch of the unidentified homicide victim who was found Sunday in Riverdale. Investigators are asking for the community’s help in identifying him so we can notify his family. The victim has no distinguishing marks or tattoos on his body. He is described as a Hispanic male between the ages of 35-40.

On July 16th, at about 4:10 am, patrol officers responded to the 6200 block of 60th Avenue for a welfare check. The officers discovered the victim in the roadway. He was pronounced dead a short time later at a hospital. An autopsy revealed the man died from multiple injuries unknown cause. The manner of death was ruled a homicide.

Detectives are also working to identify the suspect(s) and motive in this case. The investigators will conduct a canvass this evening in the hopes of gathering additional information. The canvass will begin at 7:00 pm in the 6200 block of 60th Avenue.

A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case.

Anyone with information on this homicide 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.


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