Homicide Unit detectives are investigating a fatal shooting in Capitol Heights on Saturday. The victim is 23-year-old Deandre Hodge of Cedar Street in Southeast Washington. A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case. Preliminarily, detectives do not believe this was a random crime.
On December 3rd, at about 7:00 am, patrol officers were called for a welfare check in the 4700 block of Mann Street. The victim was found outside suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at a hospital.
Detectives are working to identify the suspect(s) and motive in this fatal shooting.
Anyone with information on this homicide 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.