Monday, April 10, 2023

PGPD Investigating Fatal Shooting in Landover

The Homicide Unit is working to identify and arrest the suspect(s) who fatally shot a man Saturday night. The victim is 51-year-old Michael Westpoint of Washington, DC. A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case. 

On April 8, 2023, at approximately 11:10 pm, officers responded to the 2600 block of Kent Village Drive for a report of a shooting. Once on scene, officers located Westpoint outside suffering from gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead on scene.


Investigators are working to identify the suspect(s) and determine a motive. 


If anyone has information relevant to this investigation, they are asked to please call detectives at 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 23-0020857.  


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