Police investigate fatal shooting at gas station in District Heights

- Prince George’s County police are investigating a homicide in District Heights.

Police said a man was shot and killed inside a BP gas station in the 3200 block of Walters Lane at around 4:40 p.m. Monday. 

According to police, the victim appeared to be a teenager or in his early 20s, but he was not a store employee.

“At this point, we are still actively trying to establish the suspect and motive,” said Prince George's County Police spokesperson Officer Tyler Hunter.

The officer also added, "Just due to how early it is in the investigation, we are just not quite sure about if there was any type of relationship or exactly what the motive was.

Police said they do not know yet if this was a random or targeted killing and it did not appear to be a robbery. 

Police are asking for anyone with information about this shooting death to contact them at their tip line at 1-866-411-TIPS.

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