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PWC Crime Report for Tuesday, June 4, 2024: Juvenile, 15, dead, three hurt in Triangle shooting

Homicide Investigation – On Monday, June 3, 2024 at 10:30PM, Prince William County Police officers responded to the 3700 block of Masthead Trl. in Triangle (22172) to investigate a shooting.
The preliminary investigation revealed a group of males were in a grassy area to the rear of the homes in the above area, when multiple shots were fired. The parties dispersed as officers arrived on scene.
Police officers from Prince William County and the Town of Dumfries initially located and provided first aid to two of the victims found suffering from gunshot wounds. Fire and rescue personnel transported both victims to an area hospital where one of the victims, identified as a 15-year-old male juvenile, later died from his injuries.
The other victim, an adult male, is expected to survive.
While checking the area, a second juvenile male, was located nearby suffering from a graze wound and was treated at the hospital. During the incident, additional information was received of a fourth victim, another adult male, who had been driven to an area hospital suffering from gunshot wounds. The two adult victims, and the second juvenile victim are expected to survive.
No property damage has been reported.
At this time, police said the incident does not appear to be random.
Detectives are actively investigating leads as the investigation continues. Virginia law prohibits law enforcement from disclosing the identity of the 15-year-old decedent due to his age. More information will be released when available.         
          The deceased was identified as a 15-year-old male juvenile of Triangle
The surviving victims were identified as a 16-year-old male juvenile, an 18-year-old man, and a 20-year-old man all of Triangle

Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact the Prince William County Police Department tipline at 703.792.7000 or submit a webtip to:

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