Saturday, January 19, 2013

PGPD Investigates Murder in District Heights

The Prince George’s County Police Department is investigating a murder in District Heights.  The victim is identified as 23 year-old Antonio Delonte Ross of the 1600 block of Tulip Avenue in District Heights.

On January 18, 2013, at 9:20 pm, police officers responded to the 1600 block of Tulip Avenue for a shooting. Upon arrival, police officers found Ross suffering from gunshot wounds. He was taken to a local hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

Detectives believe the suspect(s) fled the scene in a silver Chrysler 300, which has since been recovered in Washington DC. The car had been set on fire. Detectives do not believe this was a random crime and preliminarily believe the victim was targeted. Detectives are working to identify the suspect(s) and motive in this case.

Anyone with information about this case 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 and submit a tip online.


Tyeece said...

Tonio FPC will forever miss you...May god be with you and our family. A good dude taken from a beautiful baby girl. As long as we are allowed we will forever remind your daughter of a good father she had. I love u deeply-Tyeece

Anonymous said... all i can muster up, and so saddened by this senseless crime!!! NO ONE deserves to take a life, but God! Grandma, Nancy, Jasmine, and baby Maliyah, i will keep you guys in my prayers!!!! I dont know what to say! Another young black brother...gone TOO soon. Forest Park will NEVER be the same, without seeing Bonio skipping up the lot..... Luv u guys, Shi and the crew

Anonymous said...

Rest in peace! I hope they catch the monster that did this!

Anonymous said...

Bonio u will missed Lil homie da whole Forestville is saddened by dis senselezz act like da person jp top said we will miss u skippinup da Parkin lot!! Prayin for justice!!

Belinda said...

We watched you grow up to a young man. We won't forget your smile as you would pass by on your way to the 7/11. We saw how your little girl was an inspiration to you to fullfill your goals. We dont understand why this happened but we will be here with your mom, grandma, Jasmine and Maliyah . Shawn prayed with and for you as you left us so I know God has you in His care. What man ment for bad God will show some good. Praying for the violence to stop and the crminals be bought to justice. Rest now Antonio we'll never forget you love Mr.Mike and Ms. Belinda. .Forest Park strong!!!!

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