Takoma Police Offering $10,000 Reward in Recent Murder Case

The Takoma Park Police Department is now offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the arrest and/or indictment of the person (or people) responsible for the murder of Muhammed Hamid, according to a press release.

Hamid was shot and killed on July 16 in the parking lot of Advanced Auto Parts on New Hampshire Avenue, where he was working as mobile mechanic.

A suspect was seen fleeing the parking lot and getting into a white SUV parked on Eastern Avenue. The SUV then drove down New Hampshire into Washington.

The suspect was described as Black male wearing a white t-shirt, jeans and a dark baseball cap.

Anyone with information about this case can call Detective Charles Earle of the Criminal Investigations Division at 301.891.7127, or call 800.411.TIPS (8477). Tips can also be filed at www.P3TIPS.com or via the P3 mobile app available at the Apple Apps Store or Android Playstore.

Tips can be anonymous and tipsters could then be eligible for the reward.

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