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Petersburg police investigate fatal shooting

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Update: Victim Identified in Germantown Shooting

Update Friday: The dead man found in Germantown on Wednesday has been identified as Maurice Cortez Mercer, 30, of the 12500 block of Cross Ridge Way, Montgomery County police said.

The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has ruled his death as a homicide by gunshot wound.


About 3:51 p.m. Wednesday, Germantown District officers responded to a home in the 12500 block of Cross Ridge Way, police said.

They were told of a suspicious situation — a man was unresponsive, police said.

“We get the call, and we don’t know what we’re walking into, and this is what we find,” Officer Rick Goodale said.

Police have not released the man’s name.

He had trauma to his body, police said.

This death is being investigated as a homicide, and the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore will conduct an autopsy to decide the manner and

Read more at: http://www.mymcmedia.org/police-investigating-death-germantown-homicide/

Update: Victim Identified in Germantown Shooting | Montgomery …

Update Friday: The dead man found in Germantown on Wednesday has been identified as Maurice Cortez Mercer, 30, of the 12500 block of Cross Ridge Way, Montgomery County police said.

The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has ruled his death as a homicide by gunshot wound.


About 3:51 p.m. Wednesday, Germantown District officers responded to a home in the 12500 block of Cross Ridge Way, police said.

They were told of a suspicious situation — a man was unresponsive, police said.

“We get the call, and we don’t know what we’re walking into, and this is what we find,” Officer Rick Goodale said.

Police have not released the man’s name.

He had trauma to his body, police said.

This death is being investigated as a homicide, and the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore will conduct an autopsy to decide the manner and

Read more at: http://www.mymcmedia.org/police-investigating-death-germantown-homicide/

Man killed in New Year’s Eve shooting

Victim found in street with gunshot wounds

HOPEWELL — On New Year’s Eve around 5:08 p.m., officers responded to the 2400 block of Wakefield Street in response to multiple reports of two people engaged in an escalating argument. Upon arrival, police found a man lying in the middle of the street, suffering from gunshot wounds.

The victim, identified as 20-year-old Zachery James Pasker of Petersburg, was transported by EMS to John Randolph Medical Center, where he later died.

The Hopewell Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Unit is investigating this homicide. Anyone with additional information can contact Lead Detective Cameron List at (804) 541-2284 or the Hopewell/Prince George Crime Solvers hotline at (804) 541-2202. Anonymous tips can be left using the P3tips app.

 

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Man killed in Hopewell shooting on New Year’s Eve

HOPEWELL, Va. — A homicide investigation is underway after police said a Petersburg man was fatally shot during an argument in Hopewell on New Year’s Eve.

Officers were called to the the 2400 block of Wakefield Street just before 5:10 p.m. Sunday after receiving reports of an “active and escalating argument between two subjects.”

When officers arrived, they found 20-year-old Zachery James Pasker lying in the street with gunshot-related injuries.

Police said the victim was transported to John Randolph Medical Center where he died of his injuries.

Pasker’s body was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for autopsy, officers said.

No additional details or suspect information was released.

If you have information that could help investigators, call Lead Detective Cameron List at 804-541-2284 or the Hopewell/Prince George Crime Solvers hotlines at 804-541-2202 or in Prince George County at 804-733-2777.

This is a developing story, so anyone with more information can submit a news tip

Read more at: http://wtvr.com/2017/12/31/zachery-james-pasker-dead-wakefield-street-hopewell-new-years-eve/

Man killed in Hopewell shooting on New Year’s Eve | WTVR.com

HOPEWELL, Va. — A homicide investigation is underway after police said a Petersburg man was fatally shot during an argument in Hopewell on New Year’s Eve.

Officers were called to the the 2400 block of Wakefield Street just before 5:10 p.m. Sunday after receiving reports of an “active and escalating argument between two subjects.”

When officers arrived, they found 20-year-old Zachery James Pasker lying in the street with gunshot-related injuries.

Police said the victim was transported to John Randolph Medical Center where he died of his injuries.

Pasker’s body was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for autopsy, officers said.

No additional details or suspect information was released.

If you have information that could help investigators, call Lead Detective Cameron List at 804-541-2284 or the Hopewell/Prince George Crime Solvers hotlines at 804-541-2202 or in Prince George County at 804-733-2777.

This is a developing story, so anyone with more information can submit a news tip

Read more at: http://wtvr.com/2017/12/31/zachery-james-pasker-dead-wakefield-street-hopewell-new-years-eve/

Christmas Eve shooting claims teen’s life – News – The Progress …

Police say alleged shooter is in custody and cooperating

COLONIAL HEIGHTS – Police are investigating a shooting at a Christmas Eve party that claimed the life of a teenager.

The Colonial Heights Police Department said officers were called around 6:15 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 24, to the Tri-Cities ER at 1700 Temple Avenue for a report of a person with a gunshot wound. On arrival, they found a teenaged male suffering from a gunshot wound, who had been brought to the medical facility in a private vehicle. Shortly after his arrival, the victim died from his injuries.

According to police, preliminary investigation found that the shooting occurred during a gathering of friends in the 500 block of Riverview Road in the Grove Park neighborhood. Investigators learned that an individual at the party who was an acquaintance of the victim drew a firearm and

Read more at: http://www.progress-index.com/news/20171225/christmas-eve-shooting-claims-teens-life

Arrest made in Colonial Heights shooting death

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