Man shot and killed in Capitol Heights

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A man was fatally shot Tuesday afternoon in a Capitol Heights neighborhood, according to Prince George’s County police.

Officers responded to the intersection of Larchmont Avenue and Emo Street around 1:45 p.m. for a report of a shooting. Outdoors they found a man suffering from gunshot wounds, county police spokesman Cpl. Larry Johnson said. He died at the scene.

Witnesses described seeing a blue Volkswagen Passat fleeing the scene of the shooting and investigators are now looking for that vehicle.

No further information, including the man’s name, was available Tuesday afternoon.

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