police line do not cross
police line do not cross

OXON HILL, Md. – Detectives with the Homicide Unit arrested and charged a 15-year-old female from District Heights with manslaughter and related charges.  She is charged as a juvenile in the fatal shooting of  a 16-year-old male from  Oxon Hill.

On January 26, 2022, at approximately 6:00 pm, patrol officers responded to the 4900 block of Glassmanor Drive for a shooting. The victim was located inside of a home suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to a hospital and  pronounced dead a short time later.

The preliminary investigation revealed that the suspect was handling a firearm in the home when it discharged. The round struck the decedent, subsequently killing him. Preliminarily, detectives believe the shooting was accidental.

If anyone has information relevant to this investigation, they are asked to please call detectives at 301-516-2512. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS, go online at www.pgcrimesolvers.com, 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.) Please refer to case 22-0004121.

If you would prefer to translate this release into another language, please find the translation window on the right side of this webpage. Please select your preferred language from the available list.

Join the Conversation

2 Comments

  1. 15 year old girl murderers. More fallout of generational welfare. Well, they are doing their best to get their ilk off the streets. I guess I should say, “Well done!!”

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.