Metro Police Beat: PGPD Suspends Rookie Patrol Officer Charged with Assault

Friday, August 22, 2014

Probationary Officer Shakeya Walker has been suspended from the Prince George’s County Police Department after she was charged Friday with second degree assault. The August 18 assault stemmed from a domestic situation while Walker was off duty. The victim declined medical attention.

 Walker has been with the department for eight weeks. She is assigned to the Bureau of Patrol, District VI. Her police powers have been suspended. The Special Investigation Response Team is leading the investigation. Disciplinary action regarding this matter could result in termination.

 

News with an ImpactPGPD Investigates Single Vehicle Collision in Temple Hills

The Prince George’s County Police Department is investigating a single vehicle collision that occurred earlier this morning in Temple Hills.

On August 22, 2014, at approximately 12:17 am, patrol officers responded to the 4400 block of Branch Avenue for a report of a vehicle collision.

The preliminary investigation revealed that the vehicle was traveling southbound on Branch Avenue when for reasons unknown, the driver lost control and rolled the vehicle before coming to rest in the roadway.

The driver was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries

Preliminarily, alcohol as a factor is not suspected and speed as a factor is unknown.

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.

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