23-Year-Old Man Killed in Early Morning Shooting in Brandywine

by Chuck Carroll

LANHAM, Md. (CBSDC) — A man is dead following an overnight shooting in Brandywine.

Prince George’s County Police officers found 23-year-old Errick Lamar Pratt, of Fort Washington, while responding to a report of gunfire in the 18700 block of Croom Road around 1:35 a.m.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

A motive for the shooting was not immediately clear. Police say the preliminary investigation reveals someone accidentally shot Pratt.

No charges have been filed in the case.


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