Silver Spring Man Found Dead in Apartment

Eric Somuah was found dead in his apartment by police on Wednesday

By Natalie Lopez
|  Thursday, Jun 7, 2012  |  Updated 9:19 PM EDT
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Silver Spring Man Found Dead in Apartment

A man was found dead inside his Silver Spring, Md., apartment Wednesday evening, police said.

A relative of 34-year-old Eric Somuah called police when they could not get in touch with him. Somuah was found dead in his apartment on the 1100 block of East-West Highway in Silver Spring at about 4:50 p.m., authorities said.

Officials say Somuah had suffered at least one gunshot wound. An autopsy will be performed on the victim’s body in Baltimore.

The death has been ruled a homicide by police and is under investigation.

Authorities ask anyone with information to call the Major Crimes Division at 240-773-5070. Those who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), can text Crime Solvers by texting “CRIMES” (274637) followed by MCPD plus crime tip, or enter a tip online. A $1,000 reward is being offered for the tip that leads investigators to an arrest and/or indictment.

Stay with News4 and NBCWashington.com for more information.

Get the latest headlines sent to your inbox!
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Leave Comments
NBC4's Camp4Kids
NBC4 launched Camp4Kids in 1993, in... Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out