CAPITOL HEIGHTS, Md. — Prince George’s County police have identified the man found inside a burning car in Capitol Heights on May 14.

Devonte Dixon, 26, of Northeast, D.C. was found by officers who responded to a car fire on Akin Avenue.

Not only was Dixon badly burned, police said an autopsy showed he was shot. Police ruled his death as homicide and are offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to an arrest. 

Anyone with information on this homicide should call police at 301-772-4925Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 866-411-TIPS (8477), or go online at