UPDATE: Man arrested for allegedly shooting, killing brother in Lanham


LANHAM, Md. (WDVM) — One man admitted to shooting his brother in Lanham, Maryland on Friday Morning, Prince George’s County Police said.

Police said that 29-year-old Dominick Pailin of Lanham was arrested as a suspect in the shooting death of 39-year-old Bryan Pailin of Morningside.

Police responded to the 9900 block of Greenbelt Road around 8:15 a.m. for the reported shooting. Upon arrival, they found Bryan suffering from upper-body trauma. He was transported to a hospital where he was pronounced dead, police say.

A statement said that Dominick “admitted to shooting his brother during an on-going dispute” during an interview. He is being charged with first and second-degree murder as well as other related charges.

Detectives are continuing to investigate this murder. Anyone with information is asked to call @PGCrimeSolvers at 1-866-411-TIPS, go online at www.pgcrimesolvers.com or use the “P3 Tips” mobile app on Apple or Android.

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