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News Release, Prince George’s County Police Department

Oxon Hill, MD- Homicide Unit detectives are actively working to identify and arrest the suspect(s) who shot and killed a man late Monday night in Oxon Hill. The victim is 19-year-old Bryant Brooks of Oxon Hill.

On September 30th, at approximately 10:40 pm, patrol officers responded to the 400 block of Winslow Road for the report of a shooting. Officers discovered the victim outside suffering from gunshot wounds. Brooks was pronounced dead on the scene.

Detectives are working to identify the suspect(s) and determine a motive.

Preliminarily, detectives do not believe this was a random crime.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 301-772-4925. 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.)

Please refer to case number 19-0057402.

David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in...