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Mom of 3-Year-Old Gunned Down to Killer: "You Need to Turn Yourself In"

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    In her first interview, the mother of a 3-year-old girl who was gunned down in Landover, Maryland last weekend begged her daughter's alleged killer to turn himself in.

    Prince George's County Police have been conducting a manhunt since Sunday for Knijah Amore Bibb's killer.

    Police say Davon "Dro" Wallace had gotten into an argument over clothing at a home in the 6900 block of Forest Terrace. He left the residence, and came back later with a gun, firing several shots into that same home, police say.

    Mother of 3-Year-Old Girl Shot and Killed Speaks Out

    [DC] Mother of 3-Year-Old Girl Shot and Killed Speaks Out
    The mother of a 3-year-old gunned down at her cousin's house in Landover last weekend spoke out to News4's Shomari Stone, begging her daughter's killer to turn himself in.

    One of those bullets struck Knijah of Northwest D.C., who was visiting her cousins at the time. Police said Wallace's intended target, a boy in his late teens, was not inside the home at the time of the shooting.

    "You need to turn youself in. You took a life that can never be replaced," the little girl's mother told News4. "I found my daughter laying in blood."

    Manhunt Underway for 3-Year-Old Girl's Alleged Killer Davon Wallace

    [DC] Manhunt Underway for 3-Year-Old Girl's Alleged Killer Davon Wallace
    A manhunt is underway Tuesday evening in Landover, Maryland for Davon A. Wallace who police say shot and killed a 3-year-old girl last weekend. News4's Shomari Stone reports.

    Bibb's death has devastated her family and community. 

    "I hope he burns in hell because he took an innocent child's life," Knijah's grandmother Brenda Bibb said. "She was so loving. Everybody loved her."

    Tuesday, Prince George's County Police officers conducted a search of a Landover home on the same block as the shooting.

    The homeowner told News4 she has told "Dro" to stay away.

    "I told Dro he's not welcome here anymore, so somebody had to tell the police that he used to come to my house," the woman, who wanted to remain anonymous, said.

    Knijah would have turned 4 next month.

    Anyone with information that could lead to his arrest should call Crime Solvers at 866-411-TIPS or 301-772-4925.