The Prince George’s County Police Department arrested a suspect in connection with a homicide in Greenbelt on Monday. The suspect is 21-year-old Jarel Dickerson of the 5800 block of Hil Mar Drive in District Heights.
On February 15, 2016, shortly after 11:00 pm, patrol officers were called to the 8600 block of Greenbelt Road for the report of a shooting. When they arrived, they found the victim, Robert Brandon Jr., outside suffering from gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead on the scene.
Preliminarily, the motive appears to be a drug-related robbery. Dickerson is charged with first and second degree murder. He’s in custody of the Department of Corrections on a no bond status.
Anyone with information on 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.