The Prince George’s County Police Department is investigating a murder in Capitol Heights. The victim is identified as 21 year-old Nichols Andrew Battle of the 100 block of West Mill Road in Capitol Heights.
On December 27, 2012 at 6:54 am, police officers responded to Pepper Mill Drive and Drylog Street in Capitol Heights for a suspicious vehicle. Upon arrival, police officers discovered Battle suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead on scene.
Detectives are working to identify the suspect(s) and motive in this case.
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 http://www.princegeorgescountymd.gov/police/ and submit at tip online.