Prince George’s Co. police identify victim of Camp Springs shooting

Police in Prince George’s County, Maryland, identified a Suitland man as the victim of a fatal shooting Friday afternoon in Camp Springs, Maryland.

In a news release, police identified the victim as Keith Aaron Wade, 19.

Around 4:50 p.m. Friday, patrol officers were called to the 6300 block of Maxwell Drive near the Allentown Apartments. While investigating, officers discovered Wade in a parking lot with gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Prince George’s County police detectives said they are actively working to identify a suspect and a motive for the fatal shooting.

Police ask that if anyone has information relevant to this investigation, they should call detectives at 301-516-2512. Callers wishing to remain anonymous can call Crime Solvers at 866-411-TIPS (8477), or go online at

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Joshua Barlow

Joshua Barlow is a writer, composer, and producer who has worked for CGTN, Atlantic Public Media, and National Public Radio. He lives in Northeast Washington, D.C., where he pays attention to developments in his neighborhood, economic issues, and social justice.

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