Dec 11 South Laurel Man Shot Dead
Obituary & Funeral / Arrest

UPDATE Jan 3, 2011: Suspect Arrested in Tinsley Slaying

  • Dec 11 Shooting Death James Lamont Tinsley
  • Police seeking information
  • Obituary & Funeral Arrangements
According to page 6 of today's (Dec 16) Laurel Leader, on Dec 11, at about 2:50 a.m., James Lamont Tinsley of South Laurel Drive was found dead by gunshot in a car on Hawthorn Lane in Fox Rest.

If you have any information about this crime, please contact the Prince George's County Police Homicide Unit at 301-772-4925. Or use a cellphone to text "PGPD plus your message" to CRIMES (274637). Or go to and submit a tip online. Callers who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).

On Saturday, December 11, 2010. He is survived by two daughters, Taylor and Ava; one son, Nicholas; mother, Rosita Tinsley; one sister, Breona; other relatives and friends. On Friday, December 17, 2010, Mr. Tinsley will rest at The Tabernacle Church, 11601 S. Laurel Dr., Laurel, MD 20708 from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Interment Maryland National Cemetery. Arrangements by HORTON & REESE FUNERAL SERVICE. Washington Post Dec 16, 2010