Police Investigating Murder of 25-Year-Old Waldorf Man

December 4, 2018
Brian Crayton Jr., 25, of Waldorf.

Brian Crayton Jr., 25, of Waldorf.

Homicide Unit detectives from the Prince George’s County Police Department were called to investigate a fatal shooting in Temple Hills on Saturday, December 1, 2018.

The victim is 25-year-old Brian Crayton Jr. of Rock Lynn Circle in Waldorf.

Detectives do not believe this was a random crime.

On December 1st, at approximately 2:15 am, officers were called to the 4000 block of Birchtree Lane for the report of a shooting. The officers located Crayton outside suffering from gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

Detectives are working to arrest the suspect(s) responsible for this homicide.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 301-772-4925. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), or go online at www.pgcrimesolvers.com, or use the “P3 Tips” mobile app (search “P3 Tips” in the Apple Store or Google Play to download the app onto your mobile device.)

5 Responses to Police Investigating Murder of 25-Year-Old Waldorf Man

  1. Shawn on December 4, 2018 at 5:13 pm

    If people are going to sell guns. People will use them for what they are manufactured for.

    • Roger on December 5, 2018 at 4:57 am


    • Anonymous on December 5, 2018 at 5:53 pm

      Therefore, in your opinion guns are sold in order to kill people. You’re such a tool!!

      • Shawn on December 6, 2018 at 3:45 pm

        Guns are designed and built to kill. That is correct.

        • Anonymous on December 7, 2018 at 9:08 pm

          Designed to kill people, is that what you’re saying?