News Release, Prince George’s County Police Department

Clinton, MD- The Homicide Unit is investigating a domestic-related murder/suicide in Clinton. The victim is 46-year-old Anika Browne. The deceased suspect is her boyfriend, 49-year-old Gordon Johnson. They lived together in a home on E. Boniwood Turn in Clinton.

On June 3rd, at approximately 10:10 pm, patrol officers responded to the couple’s home in the 5800 block of E. Boniwood Turn for a welfare check. The officers discovered the victim in a bedroom suffering from gunshot wounds. The suspect was discovered in the same bedroom with what appears to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound. They were both pronounced dead on the scene.

Detectives are working to establish a motive in this case.

If anyone has information relevant to this investigation, they are asked to please call our detectives at 301-772-4925. Please refer to case 19-0032671.

Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), or go online at, or use the “P3 Tips” mobile app (search “P3 Tips” in the Apple Store or Google Play to download the app onto your mobile device.)

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