Detectives investigate homicide in Capitol Heights

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Prince George’s County, MD —  Investigators are looking into a deadly shooting that happened in Capitol Heights on Sunday.  Police said the victim is 23-year-old Deandre Hodge of Cedar Street in Southeast Washington.  So far, detectives do not believe this was a random crime.

Responding officers report that about 7 a.m. on December 3, they were called for a welfare check in the 4700 block of Mann Street. When officers arrived, they found Hodge suffering from a gunshot wound. Medics pronounced him dead at the hospital.

Detectives are working to identify suspect(s) and motive in this fatal shooting.

A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered for any information leading to an arrest and indictment in the case.

Anyone with information on this homicide is asked to call the 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 and submit a tip online.