2 dead after shooting at Suitland Popeyes

It happened in the alleyway near the restaurant in Suitland.

SUITLAND, MD (WUSA9) - Two adult males are dead after a shooting near the Popeyes Louisiana Chicken restaurant in Suitland, Maryland, Prince George’s County Police said.

It happened around 7:30 p.m. Sunday night at the location on 4621 Silver Hill Road.

The victims are 22-year-old Courtney Simms and 23-year-old Anthony Douglas. Simms was pronounced dead at the scene, while Douglas was taken to the hospital in critical condition and died shortly after. 

The two men were shot outside in an alleyway between two businesses. Police are still working to find the suspect and a motive. 

This is a developing story and will be updated as information becomes available.

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