BELTSVILLE, MD. (WJZ) — Homicide detectives charged a 25-year-old man in connection with a homicide in Beltsville.
Akram Hussein of Temple Hills is charged with fatally shooting 30-year-old Cesar Zayas of Beltsville, Prince George’s County Police said.READ MORE: SEE IT: Good Samaritan Recalls Moment He Jumped Into Bay To Rescue Toddler After Ocean City Crash
Akram Hussein (Courtesy: PGPD)
Police were called to a home in the 11000 block of Roby Avenue for a shooting at around 6:10 p.m. on May 24. When they arrived they found Zayas shot inside of the home.READ MORE: Baltimore Mayor Announces Pilot Program To Direct Some 911 Calls To Mental Health Professionals
He was pronounced dead on the scene.
Police said Hussein met Zayas through a third person and became fixated on Zayas’ relationship with that third person.
Detectives then learned Hussein had been seen outside Zayas’ home by witnesses on more than one occasion and had threatened to kill Zayas last summer.MORE NEWS: Unemployed Workers Rally, Demanding To Know When They Will Get Their Money
Hussein is charged with first and second-degree murder. He is currently in custody on a no-bond status.