This evening, Homicide Unit detectives will canvass a Mount Rainier neighborhood in their investigation into the fatal shooting of German Garcia-Paredes of Newark Road in Brentwood. The 25 year old was killed on Saturday. A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case. Tipsters will never have to give their names.
On August 5th, at about 6:15 am, patrol officers with the Mount Rainier Police Department responded to the 3500 block of Rhode Island Avenue to check on the welfare of a man found on the sidewalk. When they arrived, the officers discovered the victim suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead on the scene.
Detectives are working to identify a suspect(s) and motive in this case.
The canvass is scheduled for 5:30 pm today and will begin in the 3500 block of Rhode Island Avenue.
The Prince George’s County Police Department investigates all homicides within the City of Mount Rainier.
Anyone with information on this case is asked to call the 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 www.pgcrimesolvers.com and submit a tip online.