Victim identified in Upper Marlboro homicide

The Prince George's County Police Department has identified the victim of a homicide in Upper Marlboro, Maryland.

37-year-old Osama El-Atari of St. George's Court in Leesburg was found dead of a gunshot wound just before 4 p.m. on Saturday, February 13. He had previously been reported missing on February 11.

He was found inside of a pickup truck in the 9000 block of Armstrong Lane and pronounced dead on the scene. Detectives are working to identify a motive and suspect(s) in the case.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to call the Prince George's County Police Department's 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.

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