Wednesday, December 22, 2021

Detectives Investigate Fatal Shooting in Takoma Park Area

Detectives with our Homicide Unit are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred earlier this month in the Takoma Park area. The victim is 23-year-old Ahmed Musa of Cheverly.

On December 4, 2021, at approximately 6:05 pm, patrol officers were called to the 6800 block of Red Top Road for a shooting. They discovered Musa outside suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to a hospital in Washington DC, where he died on December 17, 2021. An autopsy ruled the cause of death as complications from gunshot wounds. The manner of death was ruled a homicide.

Detectives are working to identify a suspect(s) and determine a motive. A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case. Tipsters will never have to give their name.

If anyone has information relevant to this investigation, they are asked to please call detectives 301-516-2512.  Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), or go online at, 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.) Please refer to case number 21-00056387.


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