The Washington Post

Suspect arrested in Pr. George’s shooting

- — Jasmine Hilton and Dana Hedgpeth

Police have charged a man in connection with a fatal shooting last week in Prince George’s County, police said.

Officers responded about 10 a.m. July 20 for a reported shooting in the 3300 block of Walters Lane in the District Heights area, police said. A man was found with a gunshot wound and taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Police identified him as Tremayne Crawford, 34, of Suitland.

Daquon Parris, of Bladensbur­g, was charged Monday with firstand second-degree murder and related charges in the shooting, police said. The 20-year-old was taken into custody in Colonial Heights, Va., and awaits extraditio­n to Maryland, police said.

Parris and Crawford knew each other and, according to an initial investigat­ion, Parris shot Crawford during a dispute, police said.

It was not immediatel­y clear whether Parris has an attorney.

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