Detectives are investigating a fatal shooting in Chillum. The victim is 37-year-old Anthony Russell of Alice Avenue in Oxon Hill. A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case.
On July 8th, at about 5:15 am, patrol officers responded to the 5700 block of Cypress Creek Drive for the report of a shooting. When they arrived, the officers discovered the victim outside suffering from gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead on the scene.
Detectives are working to identify a suspect(s) and motive in this case.