Monday, May 29, 2017

PGPD Searches For Missing Teen

Melissa Fernanda Recinos Tamayo


The Prince George’s County Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in searching for a missing teen. She is 14-year-old Melissa Fernanda Recinos Tamayo.


Recinos Tamayo was last seen in the 3200 block of Queenstown Drive in Mount Rainier on May 26th at about 7:00 am.

Recinos Tamayo is described as a Hispanic female, 5’2”, and 113 pounds. 

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call the Prince George’s County Police Department’s Regional Investigation Division – Northern Region at (301) 699-2601.

Friday, May 26, 2017

PGPD Searching For Missing Woman & Child

Update 05/26/17: Teresa Smith and her son have been safely located.


We are asking our community to call us if they’ve seen this missing woman and her child. The family of 34-year-old Teresa Smith spoke to her last night.  Preliminary, there are no indications of foul play, but we do want to help find them. Her son, Brandon, is nearly two years old.

Smith and her son live in the 9000 block of Good Luck Road in Lanham. She is 5’7” and 190 pounds. It’s not known what she or her son are wearing.  Smith does not have a car.

If you see them, please call us at 301-772-4911.

Detectives Arrest Suspect in Domestic-Related Homicide in Fort Washington

Roland Proctor
The Homicide Unit arrested a suspect in connection with a domestic-related homicide in Fort Washington. The suspect is 64-year-old Roland Proctor of the 9000 block of Mill Street. He’s charged with fatally stabbing his 82-year-old father, James Proctor, in their home.

On May 25th, at about 9:30 am, patrol officers responded to the 9000 block of Mill Street for a welfare check. They found the victim suffering from trauma to his body. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

The preliminary investigation revealed the suspect and victim had been in a dispute prior to the stabbing.

Roland Proctor is charged with first and second degree murder. He is in the custody of the Department of Corrections on a no-bond status.

Anyone with information 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.

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Detectives Arrest Suspect in Fort Washington Homicide

Xavier Johnson

The Homicide Unit arrested a suspect in connection with Wednesday’s homicide in Fort Washington. The suspect is 19-year-old Xavier Johnson of the 7300 block of Brook Meadow Lane in Upper Marlboro. He’s charged with fatally shooting 24-year-old Timothy Harris of Parkton Street in Fort Washington.

On May 24th, at about 10:40 am, patrol officers were called to the 12300 block of Asbury Drive for a shooting. They found Harris lying in the roadway suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper body. He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Patrol officers arrested Johnson a short time after the shooting. The preliminary investigation reveals that prior to the shooting, Johnson and Harris were involved in a drug-related dispute.

Johnson is charged with first and second degree murder. He is in the custody of the Department of Corrections on a no-bond status. 

Anyone with information 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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