PGPD PGPD Charges Suspect in Fatal Shooting


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Estep Kyler Jr.

Prince George’s County Police Homicide Unit detectives charged a suspect in connection with a fatal shooting in Temple Hills Saturday morning. The suspect is 36-year-old Estep Kyler Jr. of Largo. He is charged with fatally shooting 40-year-old Andrew Carnell Washington of Washington, DC.

On February 10, 2024, at approximately 4:05 am, officers responded for a reported shooting on Iverson Street. While canvassing the area, officers located Kyler in the 2300 block of Iverson Street suffering from a gunshot wound. Kyler advised officers he had just been in an altercation with his friend, Andrew Washington, as the two sat in a car in a parking lot in the 2400 block of Iverson Street. Officers located Washington inside of the car suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

The preliminary investigation revealed Kyler shot Washington during the fight. It’s believed Kyler shot himself during the dispute.

Kyler is in custody at a hospital where he remains for treatment of injuries not considered life-threatening. He is charged with first and second-degree murder and related charges. He will be transported to the Department of Corrections when he is released from the hospital.

Anyone with information on this case who would like to speak to a Homicide Unit detective may call 301-516-2512.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers online at, the “P3 Tips” mobile app (search “P3 Tips” in the Apple Store or Google Play to download the app onto your mobile device), or call 1-866-411-TIPS (8477). You can remain anonymous. Please refer to case number 24-0008497.

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