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Charles County Sheriff's Office

Homicide on Gittings Court

HOMICIDE/CRIME SOLVERS OFFERING CASH REWARD: On March 23 at 6:15 p.m., officers responded to the 2500 block of Gittings Court in Waldorf for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located two males with gunshot wounds. One victim, 19, was transported to a hospital where he was pronounced deceased. The second victim, 21, was treated at a hospital for an injury that was not life-threatening. Investigators are looking into the possibility there was an altercation just prior to the shooting and the suspect may have fled in a car.  Investigators are working on leads and ask anyone with information to call Det. J. Austin at (301) 609-6504. Tipsters wishing to remain anonymous may contact Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS or text CHARLES + the tip to CRIMES (274637) or submit tips online at tipsubmit.com. Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case.

Charles County Crime Solvers offers rewards of up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest or indictment of a person responsible for a crime in Charles County. Anyone with information about an unsolved crime or the location of a fugitive may contact Charles County Crime Solvers by calling 1-866-411-TIPS, texting CHARLES + the tip to CRIMES (274637) or submitting tips online at tipsubmit.com. All individuals who provide tips through Crime Solvers will remain anonymous. Learn more at the CCSO’s website.

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office is a full-service law enforcement agency comprised of more than 600 police, corrections and civilian personnel responsible for protecting more than 150,000 residents. The CCSO was accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) in 2001 and has been designated as a CALEA Gold Standard of Excellence agency since 2011. Established in 1658, the CCSO is one of the oldest law enforcement agencies in the United States. For more information, visit www.ccso.us.      

Media Contact
Diane Richardson
301-609-6557
richardsond@ccso.us

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