Victim dies of gunshot wound in Prince George’s County, police investigate homicide

WASHINGTON — The Prince George’s County Police Department is investigating a homicide in Suitland. The victim is identified as 27-year-old Maurice Donnell Featherson.

On April 25, around 7:30 p.m. police came to Curtis Drive after getting a report of a shooting, police stated in a Facebook post.

At the scene, Featherson was suffering from a gunshot wound. He died later that night in a hospital from his injuries.

Detectives are working to find a suspect and a motive. Currently, they do not believe it was a random shooting.

Quoted directly from the Facebook post:

Anyone with information 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. A reward of up to $25,000 is offered to anyone who provides information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case.

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