21-Year-Old Man Shot to Death in Capitol Heights

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A 21-year-old man was shot to death early Friday in Capitol Heights, Maryland. 

The victim is Julian Mushington of Landover, Prince George's County Police said.

He was shot at about 1:30 a.m. in the 7000 block of Shady Glen Terrace, according to a preliminary investigation. An acquaintance drove him to a nearby convenience store in the 7400 block of Central Avenue, where the acquaintance then flagged down a police officer for help.

Mushington was taken to a hospital, where he died a short time later.

Investigators don't believe the homicide was a random act, police said Friday afternoon.

Detectives are still working to identify a suspect and motive. Anyone with information is asked to call Prince George's County Police at 301-772-4925. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), text "PGPD" plus their message to CRIMES (274637), or go here to submit a tip online.

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