Police Investigate Fort Washington Killing

View Comments
(Photo by David McNew/Newsmakers)

(Photo by David McNew/Newsmakers)

Latest News

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

FORT WASHINGTON, Md. — Prince George’s County police say they are investigating the shooting death of a teenager in Fort Washington.

Police say police were called to the 7700 block of Webster Lane about midnight Saturday for a shooting. Officers found 16-year-old Marcus Antonio Jones outside suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Police say the teenager was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Investigators say they have determined that the Fort Washington teen was walking to a car after leaving a home when he was shot by an unknown suspect who then ran from the scene. Police say investigators have substantial leads and they are working to identify the suspect and a motive.

Follow WNEW on Twitter.

(© Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,655 other followers