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Fatal shooting in Capitol Heights

Prince George’s County police are investigating the fatal shooting of a male in the Capitol Heights area.

The incident occurred about 5:20 pm in the 4700 block of Leroy Gorham Drive. Cpl. Mike Rodriguez, a county police spokesman, said a male was fatally shot, but he was unsure of the circumstances.

This post will be updated as developments warrant.

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