Prince George’s County Police Homicide Unit detectives are investigating a homicide in the City of Mount Rainier. The victim is 20-year-old Hosheyah Smith of Glenn Dale.
On July 10, 2019, at approximately 6:05 pm, PGPD Detectives were called to respond to an area hospital for a walk-in shooting victim who they later identified as Smith. The subsequent investigation established Smith had been shot near the intersection of 37th and Shepherd streets in Mount Rainier.
Smith was taken to the hospital where, despite all life saving efforts, he was pronounced dead.
Detectives are working to establish a motive.
Anyone with information on this case is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 301-772-4925. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), or 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.)Reference case number: 19-0040406.