Wednesday, February 22, 2017

WANTED WEDNESDAY

Burglary Suspect
 
We’re starting Wanted Wednesday this week with a good look at a burglary suspect. He’s wanted for breaking into a business in the 10000 block of Greenbelt Road. The preliminary investigation shows he took several pieces of electronics from the business.
If you know his identity, please call 301-390-2160 or Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS. We are offering a cash reward and tipsters never have to give their names.



Robbery Suspects

Robbery Unit detectives are working to find and arrest these two suspects. They’re wanted for robbing a restaurant in the 4800 block of Silver Hill Road on February 19th at about 8:00 pm. One employee suffered minor injuries during the robbery. If you recognize either of these suspects, please call our detectives at 301-772-4905. You can also always call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS. A cash reward is available.



Cell Phone Store Robbery
                              (Suspect 1)       (Suspect 2)
If you know the identities of these two suspects, please give us a call. They’re wanted for the armed robbery of a cell phone store in the 5000 block of Indian Head Highway back on February 15th. Detectives can be reached at 301-772-4905 or 1-866-411-TIPS.


Robbery Investigation
The suspect in this picture is wanted for robbing a dollar store in the 3200 block of Brinkley Road. He robbed the business on February 17th at about 5:10 pm. A cash reward is available to anyone who helps us arrest and prosecute the suspect.
Call 301-772-4905 or Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS.



Sandwich Shop Robbery
This suspect is wanted for robbing a sandwich shop in Temple Hills. He targeted the business in the 7000 block of Allentown Road on February 16th at 10:30 pm.  No one was hurt during the robbery. Please call detectives at 301-772-4905 or 1-866-411-TIPS with any information.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Detectives Arrest Suspect in Seat Pleasant Homicide, Seek Community’s Help to Identify Second Suspect

Marlon Marshall

The Homicide Unit arrested one suspect in connection with a recent fatal stabbing in Seat Pleasant. The suspect is 46-year-old Marlon Marshall of the 400 block of North Van Dorn Street in Alexandria, Virginia. Detectives need your help to identify the second suspect wanted in this homicide. The two suspects are seen on this surveillance video moments before the stabbing.  



On February 7th, at about 12:00 pm, officers with the Seat Pleasant Police Department responded to the 6400 block of Central Avenue for the report of a stabbing. When they arrived, they discovered 34-year-old Jamal Barnes suffering from trauma to his upper body. He was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Preliminarily, detectives believe the stabbing stemmed from a dispute between the suspects and victim. Marshall is charged with first and second degree murder and related charges. 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 towww.pgcrimesolvers.com and submit a tip online. 

Monday, February 20, 2017

PGPD K9 “Tron” Passes Away


The Prince George’s County Police Department’s Special Operations Division regrets to inform you of the untimely passing of active duty K9 Tron. Tron was the faithful partner of Sergeant Nick Cicale.



Tron served as a patrol and drug detection dog from September 2010 until his death on Friday, February 17th. Throughout his career, Tron successfully located several dangerous suspects along with locating many pieces of evidence. Tron also received four gold medals during the 2015 World Police and Fire Games.


 Tron became ill on Thursday evening and was rushed to the veterinary hospital. It was discovered that he was suffering from an aggressive form of blood cancer that spread to several organs. At the time of his death, Tron was 7 years old.


For more information, please contact the Prince George’s County Police Department’s Media Relations Division at 301-772-4710.

Saturday, February 18, 2017

Detectives Arrest Woman in Domestic-Related Homicide in District Heights

Melba Williams

The Homicide Unit arrested a woman in connection with the murder of her boyfriend. The suspect is 41-year-old Melba Williams of the 1900 block of Rochell Avenue in District Heights. The victim is 45-year-old Roger Allen of no fixed address. 

On February 17th, at about 11:00 pm, patrol officers responded to the 1900 block of Rochell Avenue for the report of a stabbing. When they arrived, the officers discovered the victim suffering from a stab wound. He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

The preliminary investigation reveals the couple was involved in an argument, which led to the suspect fatally stabbing the victim. The suspect and the victim were involved in a romantic relationship.

Williams was arrested on the scene by the responding officers. She has admitted her involvement in the homicide. She is charged with first and second degree murder along with assault charges. She is in custody of the Department of Corrections on a no-bond status.


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 www.pgpolice.org and submit a tip online.

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