Attempted First Degree Murder Suspect Arrested
Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Carlos Barksdale who was wanted on an arrest warrant for Attempted First Degree Murder obtained by Office of the Sheriff on March 5, 2017.
According to the warrant, on March 4, 2017, Deputies responded to a domestic call in the 900 block
of Sharma Street, Capitol Heights MD. While on scene, deputies observed Barksdale, who had multiple open warrants, sitting in his vehicle. According to deputies, as they approached, Barksdale put his vehicle in reverse and attempted to avoid apprehension by driving towards deputies in an attempt to strike them. Deputies say Barksdale maneuvered away from them and fled the scene.
On March 30, 2017, Sheriff’s Deputies located Barksdale at a residence in the 13900 block of King Gregory Way, Upper Marlboro, MD where they took him into custody without incident and transported him to the Department of Corrections in Upper Marlboro, Maryland.
Barksdale is also charged with Attempted Second Degree Murder, First and Second Degree Assault, and Reckless Endangerment.
Attempted First Degree Murder Suspect Extradited
Sheriff’s Deputies extradited Kevin Hernandez-Guevara back to Prince George’s County on March 30, 2017 from Toms River, NJ. Hernandez-Guevara was wanted on an arrest warrant for Attempted First Degree Murder obtained by the Hyattsville City Police on August 27, 2016.
On August 09, 2016, in the 5000 block of 35th Place in Hyattsville, MD, Hernandez-Guevara and another suspect entered a vehicle where it is alleged that two other males were engaged in a drug-related transaction. Hernandez-Guevara is alleged to have produced a handgun inside the vehicle and shot at the two men, after which he and his companion fled the scene. The warrant further states that the shooting is believed to be an MS-13 related incident. After Hernandez-Guevara was located by the US Marshal Task Force, Sheriff’s deputies picked him up from the Ocean County Jail in NJ and transported him to the Prince George’s County Department of Corrections.
Hernandez-Guevara is also charged with Attempted Second Degree Murder, Armed Robbery, Robbery, and First and Second Degree Assault.
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