Man shot in front of Adelphi home

IMG 2208ADELPHI – A 37-year-old man was shot and killed on March 22 in front of his home in Adelphi.

Shortly before 6:00 p.m., patrol units from Prince George's County Police Department along with units from the county fire department responded to the 1900 block of Laguna Road for the report of a shooting.

When they arrived on the scene, officers found the victim outside allegedly suffering from gunshot wounds. He was transported to a trauma center where he died of his injuries several hours later.

Police have identified the victim as Ruben Garcia-Ramos of Laguna Road. He is the county's 13th homicide victim of the year.

Detectives believe the homicide was not a random act and they are working to identify a suspect (s) and establish a motive.

A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case. Anyone with information on this case is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 301-772-4925.

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