Prince George’s County Police detectives will canvass a Laurel community this evening to pass out Crime Solvers flyers in connection with a homicide that occurred yesterday. A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered in this case.
The victim is identified as 23-year-old Tyrone Archer, Jr., of Laurel Walk Way in Laurel.
On January 22, 2015, at about 3:45 pm, patrol officers were called to the 8200 block of Imperial Drive for the report of a shooting. When they arrived, officers found Archer outside suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead on the scene.
Detectives are working to identify the suspect(s) and motive in this case.
The canvass will begin this evening at 6:00 pm. Detectives will begin in the 8200 block of Imperial Drive.
Anyone with information about this incident 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.pgcrimesolvers.comand submit a tip online.
For more information, please contact the Prince George’s County Police Department’s Media Relations Division at 301-772-4710.