The Homicide Unit is investigating a double homicide this morning in District Heights. The victims are 27-year-old Samuel Paige of Suitland Road in Suitland and 26-year-old Kevin Muse of Gateway Boulevard in District Heights. Preliminarily, detectives do not believe this was a random crime. A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case.
At about 4:30 am, officers with the District Heights Police Department and the Prince George’s County Police Department responded to the 6500 block of Halleck Street for a shooting. The officers found Paige shot inside of a crashed car. He was pronounced dead on the scene. Muse was found a short distance away from the car. He was pronounced dead at a hospital.
Detectives are working to identify a motive and the suspect(s).
Anyone with information is asked to call the 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.