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Police: 3 bodies discovered in Capitol Heights

Monday - 2/24/2014, 7:01am  ET

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A reward is being offered for information about the murders. (Courtesy Prince George's County Police)

Police returned to Capitol Heights seeking the public's help in Saturday's triple homicide.

WTOP's Thomas Warren reports

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CAPITOL HEIGHTS, Md. (AP) -- Prince George's County police are identifying three people who were found dead this weekend in a Capitol Heights apartment.

Police say 38-year-old Ortiz Ola of Capitol Heights was found dead Saturday evening, along with 33-year-old Weldon Mason of Laurel and 33-year-old Staci Taneesha White of Laurel.

Police say officers were called to the 5200 block of Marlboro Pike after a 911 caller reported finding the bodies. Police say all three were suffering from gunshot wounds. They were pronounced dead on the scene.

Investigators are trying to determine a suspect and motive in the case. Detectives are returning to the neighborhood Sunday afternoon to talk with members of the community.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to call Prince George's County police at 1-866-411-TIPS.


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