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Thursday
Sep152011

Police Investigate Fatal Shooting in Beltsville

(BELTSVILLE, Md.) -- Investigations continue into the death of a 22-year-old man who was shot and killed on Wednesday in Beltsville, Maryland.

Police say they were called to the 4600 block of Garrett Avenue early Wednesday morning on a report of a shooting in the area. Officers say when they got to the scene, they found Afamefuna Jamaine Onwuka suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Investigators say they are working to identify the suspect or suspects and to establish a motive behind the shooting.

Copyright 2011 ABC News Radio

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