Police investigate Capitol Heights homicide

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CAPITOL HEIGHTS, Md. – The Prince George’s County Police Department is investigating a homicide that happened Thursday night in Capitol Heights, Maryland.

According to officials, officers arrived in the 3900 block of Byers Street around 8:45 p.m. on Thursday after reports of a shooting. They found an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper body. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he later died.

No further details are available at this time.

If you have any information that could help with this investigation, police ask that you contact them at 1-866-TIPS.