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Another Suitland High School student killed in Forestville double shooting

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Aaron Burrell Kidd Aaron Burrell Kidd
FORESTVILLE, Md. -

An 18-year-old Suitland High School student has been killed and another person has been shot in a double shooting in Forestville.

Prince George's County Police say patrol officers responded to the 3700 block of Donnell Drive at 5:35 p.m. Tuesday and found two adults shot in a parking lot.

Police say 18-year-old Aaron Burrell Kidd, of District Heights, was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The second victim, 18-year-old Andre Walter Shuford, of Forestville, died from his injuries and was pronouced dead Wednesday afternoon.

Kidd was a ninth grade student at Suitland High School.

The motive of the shooting is still unknown.

This comes just over 24 hours after another Suitland High School student was fatally shot Monday afternoon. 15-year-old Charles Walker Jr. was killed in the 4000 block of 28th Avenue in Hillcrest Heights. Police say Walker was killed in an attempted robbery over a pair of shoes.

Police say is no indication that this shooting is connected to the murder of Walker.

This is the sixth Prince George's County student killed this school year.

Anyone with information on this case is urged to contact the Prince George's County Police Department's Homicide Unit at 301-772-4925. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), text "PGPD plus your message" to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone or go to http://www.princegeorgescountymd.gov/police/ and submit a tip online. A reward of up to $25,000 is offered to anyone who provides information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case.


Statement from Prince George's County Public Schools:

"We are horrified to learn that tragedy struck another one of our students within a 24-hour time-span. Our hearts are broken again and we extend our deepest sympathy and condolences to the family. We cannot go another day without addressing these unspeakable acts of violence against our students. We are asking for the community's support as our students, teachers and employees cope with these incidents."


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