Police Investigating Fatal Shooting in City of New Carrollton
The Prince George’s County Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting Wednesday night in the City of New Carrollton. The victim is 34-year-old Talante Brown of Silver Spring.
On October 7th, at approximately 7:55 pm, officers with the New Carrollton Police Department responded to a shooting in the 5400 block of 85th Avenue. Brown was located outside suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead on the scene. A second victim, an adult male, was also shot. Preliminarily, his injuries are not considered life-threatening.
Detectives are actively working to identify a suspect(s) and determine a motive.
The PGPD investigates all homicides that occur in the City of New Carrollton.
If anyone has information relevant to this investigation, they are asked to please call detectives at 301-516-2512. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may 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.) Please refer to case number 20-0046901.