Prince George’s County, Maryland…The Prince George’s County Police Department’s Homicide Unit is investigating a shooting which left one man dead yesterday evening in Oxon Hill, Maryland.
On November 15, 2011, at approximately 10:56 p.m., patrol officers responded to the 700 block of Maury Avenue for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, patrol officers found the victim lying in the street suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim, identified as Andre Morton, 51, of the 200 block of R Street, N.W. in Washington, D.C., was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased. Homicide detectives are currently working to identify the suspect and establish a motive.
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 http://www.princegeorgescountymd.gov/police/ to submit a tip online.