Homicide detectives identified Gomez, of the 6500 block of Gateway Boulevard in District Heights, as a suspect in this case. He was taken into custody by the Metropolitan Police Department without incident earlier today.
On Tuesday, May 22, 2012, at approximately 12:19 a.m., District Heights police officers responded to the 6500 block of Gateway Boulevard for a report of a cutting. When patrol officers arrived, they discovered 37-year-old Maria Delmi Madrid-De Gomez, of the 6500 block of Gateway Boulevard, suffering from a stabbing. She was transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead. The investigation is still ongoing.
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) or text “PGPD plus your message” to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone or go to http://www.princegeorgescountymd.gov/police/ and submit a tip online.