Sams is accused of shooting Brown during a dispute when Brown was working as a security guard at a private event at the VFW Post, according to an initial investigation, police said. Another private security guard shot back at the gunman, police said. The gunman went to a hospital where he was treated and released for nonfatal gunshot wounds, police said.
Sams is awaiting extradition from the District to Prince George’s County.
It was not immediately clear whether he had an attorney.