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Three Killed in Capitol Heights Shooting, Police Say

Prince George's County Police believe the shooting was not random

Three people were killed in a shooting early Saturday in Capitol Heights, Maryland, Prince George’s County Police say.

Officers on patrol heard gunshots about 3 a.m. They responded to the 5550 block of Sheriff Road and found a crime scene, police say.

Two men were inside a car suffering from gunshot wounds. A woman outside the car had also been shot, police said.

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News4's Prince George's County Bureau Chief Tracee Wilkins reports.

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All three were pronounced dead at the scene, police say.

Detectives don't believe this was a random crime. Anyone with information is asked to contact Prince George's Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS.

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