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U.S. Marshals Announce the Arrest of the Schrom Hills Park Shooters


Two Juveniles Charged with Attempted Homicide and Other Charges

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For immediate release

Al Maresca, Deputy U.S. Marshal

District of Maryland
(410) 362-7550

Greenbelt, MD – The U.S. Marshals Service Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force (CARFTF) partnered with the Greenbelt Police Department, and other federal, state, and local law enforcement partners to track down and apprehend two juveniles wanted in connection with a shooting that injured five people in Schrom Hills Park on Aril 19. The juveniles, ages 14 and 16, were arrested by the U.S. Marshals’ task force on April 29, 2024.

The U.S. Marshals Service got involved after local detectives developed information that two students from Bowie High School were alleged to be involve in the shooting. The Greenbelt Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Unit worked diligently with the State’s Attorney’s Office to obtain arrest warrants for the suspects. Now that they have been arrested, these two juveniles face a variety of charges to include attempted homicide and are set to be tried as adults.

“Thanks to the fine work of Greenbelt Police Department detectives and our other law enforcement partners, the Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force was able to arrest these two juvenile suspects without further incident, stated Mathew Silverman, acting United States Marshal for the District of Maryland. “As an agency, the U.S. Marshals Service is proud to support such valiant efforts to improve public safety for the citizens of our communities.

Participating agencies included: U.S. Marshals Service; Baltimore Police Department; Maryland State Police; Baltimore County Police Department; Annapolis Police Department; Anne Arundel County Police Department; Howard County Sheriff’s Office; Howard County Police Department; Prince George’s County Sheriff’s Office; Prince George’s County Police Department; Maryland Department of Public Safety; Bowie Police Department; Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office; Montgomery County Police Department; Charles County Sheriff’s Office; Hyattsville Police Department; Forest Heights Police Department; Maryland Transit Administration; Bowie State University Department of Public Safety; Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF); United States Postal Inspection Service (USPIS) and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).

The Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force focuses resources and efforts on the enhancement of public safety and the reduction of violence within the National Capital Region, through the identification, investigation, and apprehension of fugitives wanted for egregious crimes against the community, while ensuring the equal application of Justice, Integrity, and Service for all.

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