Prince George’s Co. police investigate homicide, shooting

A man is dead, and another man is injured after a shooting in the Landover area on Saturday night, Prince George’s County, Maryland, police say.

Police say they were called at around 10:30 p.m. about a car that crashed into a home on Forest Terrace.

When officers arrived on the scene, they found a man in the vehicle’s driver’s seat suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police also found another man near the area suffering from a gunshot wound.

Officers could not confirm where they found the second victim ahead of publication. That shooting victim is expected to survive.

Police said they’re unsure what led up to the crash and no one inside of the home was injured.

This is a developing story. Stay with WTOP for the latest.

Ivy Lyons

Ivy Lyons is a digital journalist for Since 2018, they have worked on Capitol Hill, at NBC News in Washington, and with WJLA in Washington.

Juan Herrera

Juan Herrera is an associate producer for WTOP News. He joined the radio news team in 2021 after previously working for WMAL News as a news assistant. He is a graduate of the Philip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland.

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