Wednesday, October 1, 2014

PGPD Pursuing Strong Leads in Bowie Murder

Updated October 1, 2014: Detectives have obtained an arrest warrant in connection with this case. The suspect is 19-year-old Deon Eugene Warren of the 8800 block of East Grove in Upper Marlboro. He’s charged with first degree murder. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is urged to call 1-866-411-TIPS. Tipsters can remain anonymous and could be eligible for an up to $25,000 reward.

Deon Eugene Warren

The Prince George's County Police Department's Homicide Unit is investigating a murder in Bowie. The victim is 39-year-old Mitchell White of Flamingo Lane in Bowie. Detectives are pursuing strong leads in this case.

On September 30, 2014, at about 5:35 pm, Bowie Police Department officers were called to the 12700 block of Midwood Lane for the report of a shooting. When they arrived, they found White suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

The preliminary investigation reveals White was shot as he tried to break up a fight among a group of teenagers in the parking lot.

A news conference to discuss this case is set for 4:00 pm today at police headquarters in Palmer Park.

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 and submit a tip online.

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

No comments:

Blog Archive