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Man shot, killed in Bladensburg

A man was shot and killed in the Bladensburg area of Prince George’s County Wednesday, and investigators are searching for suspects and a motive in the case, authorities said.

Bladensburg police were called to the 4200 block of 58th Avenue about 1 p.m. for the report of a shooting, authorities said. They arrived to find a man, who appeared to be about 30, suffering from a gunshot wound, authorities said. He was taken to a nearby hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

Investigators have no suspects or motive in the case.

Matt Zapotosky covers the federal district courthouse in Alexandria, where he tries to break news from a windowless office in which he is not allowed to bring his cell phone.


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