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3 Arrested After Man Found Fatally Wounded at Riverdale Gas Station

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    Relatives say Rashad Clarke was killed trying to defend his friend during a fight. News4's Darcy Spencer reports. (Published Sunday, March 15, 2015)

    Three men were arrested in the death of a man found fatally wounded at a Prince George's County gas station Wednesday, police said.

    The victim, Rashad Clarke, was 18. Relatives said Clarke was a star on the baseball field, a good friend and a good brother.

    Those relatives say he was defending a friend when he was killed. According to police, Clarke and a group of his friends got in a fight with another group. Clarke was stabbed and attacked with a hammer.

    Sunday, Prince George's County Police announced they had arrested and charged three people with first- and second-degree murder: Kevin Ronaldo Pena-Lopez, 16, of Hyattsville; Jovani Rene Cruz, 23, of Hyattsville; and Jeyson Arturo Lazo-Argueta, 18, of Riverdale. Pena-Lopez is charged as an adult.

    Homicide Victim Found at Riverdale Gas Station

    [DC]  Homicide Victim Found at Riverdale Gas Station
    Prince George's County Police are investigating the death of a man in the Riverdale area.
    (Published Thursday, March 12, 2015)

    Relatives said that Clarke's friends tried to drive him to the hospital after the fight, but ran out of gas. They pulled Into a service station, where they called 911.

    Police say there could be more arrests as the investigation continues. Meanwhile, a GoFundMe page has been set up to donate for funeral costs.