UPDATE: Suspect arrested in daytime shooting

September 1, 2017

Courtesy of the Hyattsville City Police Department UPDATE Sept. 14: The suspect wanted for first degree assault in an Aug. 30 shooting is in custody. According to the Hyattsville City Police Department, Eric Darrel Mims has been arrested for the daytime shooting at 5321 Ager Road. ORIGINAL STORY: [read more]

Two arrested in summer triple shooting; third suspect sought

December 16, 2016

BY KRISSI HUMBARD — Two suspects have been arrested in a triple shooting that occurred in Hyattsville over the summer, according to Hyattsville City Police. The incident, which occurred Aug. 9 in the 5800 block of 35th Place, stemmed from a drug-related altercation. On Aug. 26, Carlos Tejada [read more]

BREAKING NEWS: Shooting at Shoppers on Chillum Road

November 28, 2016

By Lindsay Myers — Prince George’s County Police Department (PGPD) is investigating a 5:10 a.m. Monday morning shooting at Shoppers grocery store on the 2400 block of Chillum Road. The shooter is suspected to be a male employee of the store. He took aim at the store front window, [read more]

Police respond to possible attempted murder-suicide

December 14, 2014

BY REBECCA BENNETT — According to the Hyattsville City Police Department (HCPD), officers responded to a welfare request in the 5800 block of 31st Avenue in West Hyattsville just before 7 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 14. When they arrived, officers say they discovered an elderly man and his wife, both [read more]

Triple shooting at University Town Center; shooter still at large

October 25, 2014

BY CAROLINE SELLE AND CHRIS CURRIE — Updated October 26 at 11:01 p.m. At approximately 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, police received a call for a shooting in the 6400 block of America Boulevard – the restaurant row at University Town Center.  Authorities say the shooter, who struck multiple victims, [read more]

Police investigate Anacostia River Trail murder

September 1, 2014

  Updated on September 1 at 1:17pm Prince George’s County Police are investigating the murder of 20-year-old Everett Robert Brown in Cottage City.  According to police, Brown lived on Cottage Terrace.  Brown was also the son of Cottage City’s Ward 4 Commissioner, Sheila Butler. [read more]

Community to hold meeting after recent residential shooting

August 6, 2014

Updated August 14 at 7:52am A group of West Hyattsville residents have coordinated a community meeting in conjunction with the Hyattsville Police Department.  This after they say the recent shooting that sent two teens to the hospital and put bullet holes in a nearby house left the community in [read more]

Arrests made in West Hyattsville residential shooting

August 4, 2014

Updated on August 5 at 2:16pm According to the Hyattsville City Police Department, two suspects were arrested in conjunction with a July 30th shooting on the 5700 block of 30th Ave in Hyattsville.   Police have charged Josue Vladimir-Resinos and Aldair Antonio Garcia-Miranda with attempted 1st [read more]

Shooting in West Hyattsville residential neighborhood

July 31, 2014

BY REBECCA BENNETT — Shots fired in a West Hyattsville residential neighborhood sent two teens to the hospital and left a nearby home riddled with bullets. According to Hyattsville City Police, a shooting occurred Wednesday evening just before 8:00pm in the 5700 block of 30th Street. Officers say [read more]
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