WASHINGTON — A 20-year-old man wanted in the killing of his uncle inside a Lanham home on Sunday has been taken into custody Tuesday, police said.
Prince George’s County police said Osman Kalokoh was arrested Tuesday morning in Baltimore.
Detectives learned that 2:50 a.m. Tuesday that a man drove himself to MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital in Baltimore on a golf cart.
The man initially refused to provide any information on his identity, but a Baltimore police officer determined it was Kalokoh and he was wanted in Prince George’s County for homicide. The officer took him into custody.
Officers were called shortly before 3 a.m. Sunday to a home in the 9000 block of Alcona Street in Lanham for a shooting. Officers found two victims, a man and a woman.
The male victim, identified as 69-year-old Alee Calokoh, was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. The female victim suffered what appear to be non-life-threatening injuries, police said.
Investigators said the suspect got into an argument with his uncle before shooting both victims.
Kalokoh was charged with first-degree murder, attempted murder and related charges, police said. He remains in custody in Baltimore.
Anyone with information is asked to call detectives at 301-772-4925. Callers who want to remain anonymous can 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.)