The Homicide Unit is investigating a fatal shooting in Hyattsville on Wednesday. The victim is 20-year-old Conrad Cole of Annapolis Road in Hyattsville. A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case.
At about 1:00 pm on June 1st, patrol officers were called to the intersection of 69th Place and Greenvale Parkway in Hyattsville for the report of a shooting. When they arrived, officers found Cole in a roadway suffering from a gunshot wound. He died a short time later at a hospital.
The preliminary investigation reveals Cole was walking on 69th Place near Greenvale Parkway toward a basketball court when he was shot by the suspect. The suspect then sped away from the area. The motive is under investigation.
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.