Monday, August 22, 2016

Detectives Investigate Fatal Shooting in Upper Marlboro

Detectives with our Homicide Unit are conducting an investigation into the death of a man in Upper Marlboro. He is 22-year-old Damien Rowlett of Medallion Terrace in Upper Marlboro.

On August 21
st, at about 1:30 am, patrol officers responded to the 3600 block of Endsley Place for a shooting. Upon arrival, patrol officers found Rowlett suffering from gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead a short time later at the hospital.

Anyone with information about 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.

Media Advisory: Detectives to Discuss Latest in Homicide Investigations

This afternoon, Captain Brian Reilly, Assistant Commander of the Criminal Investigation Division, will discuss the latest in the investigations into the fatal shootings that occurred in the county this weekend.

When: Today

Time:  3:00 pm

Where:  Police Services Complex
              7600 Barlowe Road
              Palmer Park, MD

PGPD Searches for Missing Teen

Destiny Sidibe

The Prince George’s County Police Department is seeking the public’s help in searching for a missing teenager. She’s 13-year-old Destiny Sidibe. She was last seen on Eastern Avenue in Hyattsville on August 17th around 6:30pm.

Sidibe is described as an African American female, 4’8”, 120 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. She was wearing a red shirt, black leggings and black shoes. She has a burn mark on her right arm.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call the Regional Investigation Division – Northern Region at (301) 699-2601.

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Detectives Investigate Homicide in Suitland

Detectives with our Homicide Unit are working to identify and arrest the suspect(s) who shot and killed 18-year-old Douglas Mryon Brooks of Parkway Terrace Drive in Suitland. A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case. Preliminarily, detectives do not believe this was a random crime. 

This morning, at about 1:05 am, patrol officers were called to the 3600 block of Parkway Terrace Drive for a shooting. They found Brooks outside suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead on the scene. 

Detectives are working to identify a motive in this case.

Anyone with information on this fatal shooting is asked to please call our Homicide Unit at 301-772-4925. Callers who wish 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 to go and submit a tip online.

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