Prince George’s County, Maryland… The Prince George’s County Police Department’s Homicide Unit is investigating a murder that occurred yesterday evening in Adelphi, Maryland.
On January 31, 2012, at approximately 6:40 p.m., patrol officers responded to the 1800 block of Metzerott Road for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers found 40 year old Joel Craig Brown, of the 1100 block of University Boulevard in Silver Spring, lying in front of the apartment complex suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. He was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead. Detectives are currently working to identify a suspect(s) and motive in this case.Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the