PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, Md. — One man is dead and another is injured after an overnight shooting in Capitol Heights, Maryland, according to police.
Officers with the Prince George's County Police Department responded to Balboa Avenue, off of Gunther Street, just minutes away from the D.C-Maryland state line, around 2:15 a.m. on Friday, after a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, they found a man in the roadway suffering from gunshot wounds.
The man was taken to the hospital to be treated for serious injuries.
Not too far away, a second man was found in a nearby home suffering from gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The victim who died has since been identified as 21-year-old Neeko Dukes of Washington, D.C. The other victim is still hospitalized and has not been identified.
At this time, in the early stages of the investigation, a motive is not known for the shooting.
Detectives are on scene working to establish suspect(s) and a motive in this case. If anyone has any information, please call @PGCrimeSolvers at 1-866-411-TIPS or submit your tip using the P3 Tips app.
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