LA PLATA, Md. (WUSA) - Police are investigating the discovery of a body found in the street at about 8:45 p.m. Wednesday.
A spokeswoman for the Charles County Sheriff's Dept. reports that deputies investigating the sounds of shots in the 200 block of Kent Ave arrived to find a body on the street.
She reports that the person is dead. No age or gender of the victim is available. Police are treating it as a possible homicide but have no suspects or motive information.
The incident is still in the early stages of investigation. We will provide more information as it becomes available.