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Man killed in Capitol Heights shooting identified

Prince George's County police have identified a man killed in a double shooting in Capitol Heights earlier this month as Andre David Brooks of the District, authorities said Wednesday.

Brooks, 33, and a 31-year-old man were shot in the 6800 block of Central Avenue on April 12, police said.

Brooks was transported to a nearby hospital where he was later pronounced dead, police said.

The 31-year-old man is expected to survive, according to police.

Detectives have yet to make an arrest in the case but believe the incident stemmed from a personal dispute between the two men and a suspect.

-- Matt Zapotosky

By Washington Post Editors  |  April 28, 2010; 5:37 PM ET
Categories:  Matt Zapotosky , Pr. George's , Updates  
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