PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY, Md. (TCD) -- A 15-year-old male was arrested for allegedly fatally shooting his mother and 8-year-old brother in early January.
According to a Prince George’s County Police Department statement, officers responded to a shooting call Jan. 6 in the 8500 block of Wendy Street at approximately 5:50 p.m. Officers located two victims suffering from gunshot wounds and both were declared dead at the scene. A third adult male victim also suffered gunshot wounds, but police said the injuries are not life-threatening.
Prince George’s County Police identified the victims as 44-year-old Taledia Oxley and 8-year-old Asa Oxley. The suspect reportedly admitted to the shootings and is charged with first-degree murder, second-degree murder, first-degree attempted murder, second-degree attempted murder, and other related charges, according to the statement. The teen is being charged as an adult.