UPDATE: Police release photo of suspect in shooting
UPDATE: The Prince George’s County Police Department has released a surveillance photo of the man wanted in connection with the fatal shooting in the 9700 block of Brandywine Road in Clinton, MD on Saturday. The victim has also been identified as 31-year-old Taiwo Oduwole.
Officials say that when the officers arrived at the 9700 block of Brandywine Road, they found the victim inside the convenience store suffering from gunshot wounds. He would later die at the hospital.
According to police, the suspect intended to rob the store, and during that attempt, the victim was shot. Police also believe that the same suspect robbed a hotel in the 7900 block of Malcolm Road in Clinton, Md. a short time after the shooting.
Anyone with information on this suspect is asked to please call our Homicide Unit at 301-772-4925. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), text “PGPD plus your message” to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone or go to www.pgcrimesolvers.com and submit a tip online. Police announced that a reward of up to $25,000 is being offered for information that leads to an arrest and indictment in this case.
CLINTON, MD – The Prince George’s County Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred in Clinton, Maryland on Saturday morning. The incident took place in the 9700 block of Brandywine Road.
According to officials, officers responded to the scene after reports of a shooting. When they arrived, they found an adult male suffering from gunshot wounds. The man was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
After a preliminary investigation, police believe that this shooting is an attempted commercial robbery.
Police ask that anyone with information regarding this investigation call 1-866-411-TIPS. You may remain anonymous, if you wish. Police also say that there is a cash reward for anyone who provides information that helps solve the case.