MURDER USA: Sammy Robinson II shot dead; George Bell charged with homicide
FOREST HEIGHTS, MD. – PG County just won’t make the big leagues of DC and Baltimore killers. Homicide Unit detectives identified and arrested a suspect in Sunday’s homicide in the Town of Forest Heights. The suspect is 37-year-old George Bell of 5613 Woodland Drive in Oxon Hill, Md.
Bell was charged by Prince Georges County Police with fatally shooting 31-year-old Sammy Robinson II of 5444 Livingston Terrace in Oxon Hill, Md.
Police say that on November 25, 2018, at approximately 9:45 am, PG Police reported that patrol officers responded to the 5600 block of Woodland Drive for a welfare check on an unresponsive man outside in a yard. When they arrived, officers discovered Robinson suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead on the scene.
Bell was committed to the PG County Jail on charges of first and second-degree murder, use of a firearm in a felony crime, and held without bond on Nov. 28, 2018. Bell has a preliminary hearing on Dec. 26, 2018 in Upper Marlboro, Md.
Through the course of the investigation, detectives developed Bell as the suspect. The preliminary investigation reveals the suspect and victim got into an argument over an earlier traffic accident between the two men. Police say that the argument led to the fatal shooting.