death investigation

Update September 30, 2022: The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore performed an autopsy on the remains.

The cause of death was ruled a gunshot wound, and this is now considered a homicide investigation.

There is no additional information or identification at this time.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Homicide Detectives at 410-222-4731 or the TipLine at 410-222-4700.

LAUREL, Md. – On September 27, 2022, at approximately midnight, officers and firefighters responded to the area of Brock Bridge Road and Tribeca Trail in Laurel for a car fire.

The vehicle was located in a field approximately 100 yards off the roadway and was engulfed in flames. Once extinguished, charred human remains were located in the backseat area.

The remains were transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore, and the cause and manner of death is pending autopsy.

Anne Arundel County Police Homicide detectives are investigating this as a suspicious death and ask anyone with any information to call 410-222-4700.

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  1. A friend of mine son has been reported missing since August, Charles or Charlie Johnson 48yrs old from Baltimore, Maryland.

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