Police identify man shot dead in Seat Pleasant -- Gazette.Net


Prince Georgeís police have identified the victim of a fatal shooting in Seat Pleasant Friday.

Sharod Darnell James, 31, of the 2200 block of Savanah Terrace in southeast Washington, D.C., was found suffering from gunshot wounds in the 5600 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Highway around 11:50 p.m., according to county police.

County police said officers were responding to a call of a shooting just outside the northeast D.C. border.

James was taken to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead, police said.

Police said detectives are still trying to establish and motive and identify possible suspects in the case.

Anyone with information is asked to call the county police departmentís homicide unit at 301-772-4925 or Crime Solvers at 866-411-TIPS to remain anonymous.

A phone number for Jamesí residence could not be located.