Police identify D.C. man killed in Oxon Hill -- Gazette.Net


Prince George’s County police have identified the victim of an Oxon Hill shooting that took place early Wednesday.

Samuel Cheadle, 20, of the 1000 block of 14th Street in SE Washington D.C., was discovered with gunshot wounds at about 1:15 a.m. Wednesday in the 4900 block of Maury Place after police officers heard and responded to shots, said Police Ofc. Nicole Hubbard, Prince George’s County police spokeswoman. Cheadle was pronounced dead on the scene, she said.

Detectives are still working to identify suspects and motive in the case, Hubbard said.

Anyone with information about this crime is urged to contact the county police department’s Homicide Unit at 301-772-4925. Callers wishing to remain anonymous call Crime Solvers at 866-411-8477, or text “PGPD” along with your message to 274637 or submit a tip online at www.pgcrimesolvers.com. A reward of up to $25,000 is offered to tipsters that lead to an arrest and indictment in the case.