The Prince George’s County Police Department arrested a suspect in the College Park murder Tuesday of 25-year-old Catina Cortes.
On June 3, 2014, at about 1:15 pm, patrol officers were called to a hotel in the 9100 block of Baltimore Avenue for a welfare check. When they arrived, they found Cortes suffering from an apparent gunshot wound inside a hotel room.
Suspect information will not be released prior to today’s news conference at police headquarters.
Who: Julie Parker, Media Relations Division Director
Major Cesar Pacheco, Commander, Criminal Investigation Division
Captain Jimmy Simms, Assistant Commander, Criminal Investigation Division
Sergeant Dave Coleman, OIC VICE Intelligence Unit
When: Friday, June 6, 2014
Time: 2:30 pm (time could slide)
Where: Police Services Complex
7600 Barlowe Road
Palmer Park, MD
Additional details regarding the arrest will be released through our social media sites later today. Please follow @PGPDNews for the latest information.
For any questions, contact the Prince George’s County Media Relations Division at 301-772-4710.