Prince George’s Co. teen shot, discovered in residential area

A teen was killed on Saturday night after being shot at an undetermined location today in Upper Marlboro, Maryland.

Just before 4:30 p.m., Prince George’s County police got a call about a shooting victim located on Ascott Drive, a residential street.



There, officers discovered a teenage boy who was suffering from a gunshot wound.

The boy was taken to a hospital where he later died.

The shooting is still under investigation and the location of the shooting has not been determined.

This is a developing story.

Lauren Hamilton

Lauren Hamilton is an Associate Producer at WTOP. She is a senior student at the University of Maryland, having written for a variety of campus publications and as a reporter at the campus radio station, WMUC 88.1. She began as an intern with WTOP in the summer of 2021.

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