Homicide Unit detectives charged a man in connection with the death of his former girlfriend. The suspect is 46-year-old Stephen Nurse of the 5800 block of Supra Place in Riverdale.
At about 9:00 am on May 30th, patrol officers were called to the 7400 block of 18th Avenue to check on the welfare of someone in the laundry room of an apartment building. They found the victim, 29-year-old Ashley Solano, suffering from blunt force trauma to her head. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
The motive of the murder remains under investigation. The suspect is charged with first and second degree murder. He is in custody of the Department of Corrections on a no-bond status.
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.