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Detectives investigate double homicide in Capitol Heights

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PRINCE GEORGE’S, CO — Homicide Unit detectives are working to identify and arrest the suspect(s) who fatally shot a couple in their Capitol Heights home. The victims are 64-year-old Dan Leake and 62-year-old Wilhelmina Leake of Omaha Street. At this timedetectives do not believe this was a random crime.

On May 2nd, at approximately 3:05 am, patrol officers responded to the 4700 block of Omaha Street for the report of a shooting. They discovered the victims inside suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. They were pronounced dead on the scene.

Investigators are working to establish a motive and identify suspect(s).

Anyone with information on this case 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), or go online at, or use the “P3 Tips” mobile app (search “P3 Tips” in the Apple Store or Google Play to download the app onto your mobile device.)

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