Twenty Year Old Prince George County Man Killed in Targeted Shooting, Police Say

Homicide Unit detectives are working to identify and arrest the suspect(s) who shot and killed a man on Friday. The victim is 20-year-old Deshawn Ramsey of Prince George County.

On December 27th, at approximately 9:30 am, patrol officers were called to the 3500 block of Dean Drive for the report of a shooting. They discovered Ramsey inside of an apartment suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

Detectives are working to establish a motive and identify suspect(s). Preliminary, detectives do not believe this was a random crime. A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case.

If anyone has information relevant to this investigation, they are asked to please call detectives 301-516-2512. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), or go online at, or use the “P3 Tips” mobile app (search “P3 Tips” in the Apple Store or Google Play to download the app onto your mobile device.)