Homicide Unit detectives are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred early this morning. The decedent is 30-year-old Eric Weaver Jr., of Rhode Island Avenue in Northeast, Washington DC.
At approximately 12:40 am, Weaver was dropped off at Prince George’s Hospital Center suffering from a gunshot wound. He died a short time later. The person(s) who drove him to the hospital fled the area.
Detectives are working to identify who dropped off Weaver at the hospital and determine a motive for the shooting. They are also working to confirm the location of the shooting.
If anyone has information relevant to this investigation, they are asked to please call detectives at 301-772-4925. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), or go online at www.pgcrimesolvers.com, or use the “P3 Tips” mobile app (search “P3 Tips” in the Apple Store or Google Play to download the app onto your mobile device.)