Wednesday, April 2, 2008

Teen stabbed to death near Parkdale High School

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A teenage boy was stabbed and killed in the afternoon in the 6000 block of Good Luck Road in Riverdale April 2.

The stabbing occurred about a quarter of a mile from Parkdale High School, which is located at 6001 Good Luck Road, shortly after dismissal, said Prince George’s County Schools spokesman John White. School is dismissed at 2:25 p.m.

At about 2:45 p.m., police officers arrived at the 6000 block of Good Luck Road where they found a 15-year-old male suffering a stab wound to the upper body, said Prince George’s County Police spokesman Cpl. Clinton Copeland. The teen was taken to Prince George’s Hospital, White said. The boy died shortly after, said police spokesman Pfc. Henry Tippett.

Police are questioning witnesses to determine a motive and get a description of the suspect. The investigation is continuing.