Wednesday, October 8, 2014

PGPD Investigates Murder in District Heights

Updated October 9, 2014: The victim is identified as 22-year-old Cortney Deontray Beckham, of Brooks Drive in District Heights. Anyone with information about this murder is asked to call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS. 

The Prince George’s County Police Department is investigating a murder in District Heights. A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case.

On October 8, 2014, at about 9:00 pm, patrol officers were called to the 2700 block of Lorring Drive for a shooting. When they arrived, they found a male suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

Detectives are working to identify the suspect(s) and motive in this case.

Anyone with information about this incident 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.

For more information, please contact the Prince George’s County Police Department’s Media Relations Division at 301-772-4710.

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