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19-year-old man found shot to death in a crashed car in Prince George's County

Luis Miguel Utera was found unresponsive with a gunshot wound to the upper body Wednesday.
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UNIVERSITY PARK, Md. — Prince George’s County Police are working to find answers after a 19-year-old was found dead in a crashed car in University Park Wednesday afternoon.

Police found Luis Miguel Utrera of Hyattsville unresponsive in the driver’s seat after crashing into a tree around 2:35 p.m. in the 4000 block of Underwood Street. He had a gunshot wound to his upper body, according to police. Utera was pronounced dead on the scene. 

Police have not yet identified any suspects or motives, and a cause of death has not been determined. The incident remains under investigation. 

If anyone has information relevant to this investigation, they are asked to call detectives at 301-516-2512. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS(8477), go online at www.pgcrimesolvers.com, or use the “P3 Tips” mobile app (search “P3 Tips” in the Apple Store or Google Play to download the app onto your mobile device.) Please refer to case 21-0053422.

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