Wednesday, July 23, 2014

PGPD Seeks to Locate Driver Who Fled Fatal Collision in Brandywine

Bryant Christopher Lewis


Updated July 23, 2014: Investigators have obtained a warrant for the driver involved in this fatal collision. He is identified as 23-year-old Bryant Christopher Lewis of Shirl Court in Clinton.  Detectives have reason to believe he may now be driving a Mercedes similar to the one pictured above.

Investigators have learned the car driven by Lewis at the time of the crash was stolen.  He now faces multiple charges related to the stolen auto and leaving the scene of an accident.  Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call our Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit at (301) 731-4422. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), text “PGPD plus your message” to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone or go to www.pgcrimesolvers.com.

Updated July 19, 2014: The victim is identified as 23-year-old Brendan Munnerlyn of Myrtle Oak Court in Waldorf.

The Prince George's County Police Department's Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit is investigating a fatal collision in Brandywine.

On July 17, 2014 at about 10:45 pm, patrol officers were called to the 16300 block of McKendree Road for a report of a single car collision.  A passenger was pronounced dead at the scene.

The preliminary investigation reveals the driver of a Ford Mustang was headed eastbound on McKendree Road.  For reasons which remain unclear, the driver lost control, left the roadway, and struck a utility pole.  The deceased front passenger was ejected from the vehicle.  A rear passenger was also seriously injured and transported to a local hospital.  The driver was seen running from the car after the crash.  Investigators are now searching for an African American man, approximately 20 years old, 5’9” and 180 pounds.

Preliminarily, speed appears to be a factor.  Family members of the victim have not yet been notified.

Anyone with information on this collision is asked to call the Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit at (301) 306-5640.  Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), text “PGPD plus your message” to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone, or go to www.pgcrimesolvers.com and submit a tip online. 

For more information, please contact the Prince George's County Police Department's Media Relation's Division at 301-772-4710.

WANTED WEDNESDAY

Robbery Suspect

We need your help identifying the man in the above photo. On July 9, 2014, at about 1:35 pm, he committed an armed robbery in the 1800 block of Metzerott Road.  He was armed with a black handgun at the time of the crime. If you any information about this suspect, please call our Regional Investigation Division – Northern Region at 301-699-2601.



Burglary Suspect

Our Regional Investigation Division – Southern Region would like to identify this suspect. He’s wanted for breaking into a home in the 5100 block of Tinkers Creek Place on July 11, 2014, at about 2:30 pm. He drove away in the car seen above. If you know this suspect or can help our detectives find him, please call 301-868-8773.  You can also call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS.



Robbery Suspects

We are asking for our community's help in identifying the suspects in the above photos. On Monday, July 21, 2014, at about 12:50 am, they robbed a business in the 8200 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Highway in Glenarden. If you have any info that could help our detectives track them down, please call our Robbery Unit at 301-772-4905 or Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS. A cash reward is available.



Robbery Suspects

On Sunday, July 20, 2014, at about 10:00 pm, these two suspects robbed a fast food restaurant in the 6500 block of Annapolis Road. If you have info about the robbery or could help us identify these suspects, please call our Robbery Unit at 301-772-4905 or Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS. A cash reward is available. Tipsters never have to give their name.

PGPD Investigates Fatal Vehicle Collision in Fort Washington

The Prince George's County Police Department's Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit is investigating a fatal collision in Fort Washington. The victim is identified as 47-year-old James Fearing of Reserve Road in Accokeek.

On July 22, 2014, at about 5:40 pm, patrol officers were called to the intersection of Indian Head Highway and Old Fort Road for a report of a crash involving two cars. Fearing, one of the drivers, was pronounced dead on the scene.

The preliminary investigation reveals that Fearing was driving a SUV northbound on Indian Head Highway when he struck the rear of a car stopped at the intersection of Old Fort Road. The SUV then left the roadway and rolled over. The driver of the car was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Investigators are looking into whether speed was a factor in this crash.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Prince George's County Police Department's Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit at (301) 731-4422. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), text "PGPD plus your message" to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone or go to www.pgcrimesolvers.com

For more information, please contact the Prince George's County Police Department's Media Relations Division at (301) 772-4710.

PGPD Arrests Six Suspects in Suitland Murder

The Prince George’s County Police Department arrested six suspects in connection with Tuesday’s murder in Suitland.

On July 22, 2014, at about 1:45 am, patrol officers were called to the 4600 block of Huron Avenue for the report of a stabbing. When they arrived, they found 54-year-old Amos Milburn Jones, of no fixed address, suffering from stab wounds. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

The preliminary investigation reveals an argument between the victim and suspects escalated to the fatal stabbing. Patrol officers and homicide detectives arrested all six suspects within eight hours of the crime. The suspects are identified as:

18-year-old Jose Eduardo Menjibar-Alaman, 3100 block of Swann Road in Suitland
20-year-old Oscar Alberto Parada, 3200 block of Swann Road in Suitland
23-year-old Jose Irving Guzman Dominquez, 3200 block of Swann Road in Suitland
18-year-old Jose Martinez Serrano, 3200 block of Swann Road in Suitland
18-year-old Almicah Sergovir, 2600 block of Colebrooke Drive in Temple Hills
17-year-old Katherine Abigial Lopez, 4700 block of Arizona Avenue in Las Vegas, NV

They are all charged, including the 17-year-old as an adult, with first-degree murder. They have given statements admitting to varying degrees of involvement.

Chief Magaw today said, “This is a senseless crime that needlessly ended a man’s life. Such blatant disregard for any member of our community is deplorable. I’m grateful to our officers and detectives for quickly closing this case.”

They are being held at the Department of Corrections on a no-bond status.


For more information, please contact the Prince George's County Police Department's Media Relations Division at 301-772-4710.

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