The Prince George’s County Police Department is investigating a homicide in Glenarden. The victim is 38-year-old Rupert Everton Samuels of Illinois Avenue in Northwest Washington. A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered for information that leads to an arrest and indictment in this case.
On May 18, 2015, at about 2:30 am, patrol officers were called to the 3200 block of Reed Street for the report of a car crash. When they arrived, they found Samuels suffering from gunshot wounds inside of a car on the side of the road. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Preliminarily, detectives do not believe this was a random act. Investigators are working to identify the suspect(s) and motive in this case.
Anyone with information about this homicide 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.com and submit a tip online.