A 6-year-old boy died on Saturday after he was shot throughout a Fourth of July celebration in Temple Hills, Maryland, in accordance with police.

Ahsan Julian Payton of D.C., died days after a capturing in Prince George’s County. (Courtesy Prince George’s County police)

A 6-year-old boy died on Saturday after he was shot throughout a Fourth of July celebration in Temple Hills, Maryland, in accordance with police.

In a news release Sunday, Prince George’s County police recognized the deceased baby as Ahsan Julian Payton, of D.C.

Payton was shot within the 4500 block of Akron Street shortly earlier than 8 p.m. on Thursday throughout a vacation neighborhood gathering, police mentioned. He was taken to a hospital for therapy and died two days later.

Two different folks had been additionally injured within the capturing, in accordance with police. A person, who suffered non-life-threatening accidents, and a lady, who was handled on the scene for a graze wound.

Police mentioned they’re presently working to find out a motive for the capturing and determine attainable suspects. They’re asking anybody who attended the occasion, or who might have info that would help within the investigation to contact murder unit detectives at 301-516-2512.

A reward of as much as $25,000 is being provided for info resulting in an arrest and indictment within the case.

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