The Prince George’s County Police Department is investigating a homicide at a Forestville gas station. Preliminarily, detectives do not believe this was a random act. The victim is 22-year-old Christopher Charles Ealey of Hil Mar Drive in Forestville. A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered in this case.
On October 5, 2015, at about 7:10 pm, patrol officers responded to the 3200 block of Walters Lane for the report of a shooting. When they arrived, they found Ealey suffering from gunshot wounds inside the business. He was taken to a hospital where he died a short time later. Ealey was not a gas station employee.
Detectives are working to identify the suspect(s) and motive in this case.
Anyone with information 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 Crimes 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.