The Prince George’s County Police Department is investigating a homicide in Bowie. The victim is 18-year-old Devante Marcus King of 8th Street in Bowie. A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered for information that leads to an arrest and indictment in this case.
On June 4, 2015, at about 1:15 am, patrol officers with the City of Bowie Police Department were called to the 13000 block of 6th Street for the report of a shooting. When they arrived, they found King suffering from gunshot wounds. He died of his injuries several hours later.
Preliminarily, detectives do not believe this was a random act. Investigators are working to identify the suspect(s) and motive in this case.
Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to call the Prince George’s County Police Department’s Homicide Unit at 301-772-4925. 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 towww.pgcrimesolvers.com and submit a tip online.