On Saturday, January 25th, 2014 at about 11:50 p.m. officers from the Eastern District responded to the 200 Block of Meadow Road, Riviera Beach for a report of shots fired. Officers arrived on the scene and found what appeared to be an adult female suffering from gunshot wounds to the upper body. Fire/EMS personnel also responded to the scene, however the female was pronounced deceased on the scene. This incident is being investigated as a homicide by the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Homicide Unit.
The victim has been identified as Ana Isabel Racine, 21 years old of the 200 block of Quiet Ridge Court, Pasadena, MD.
The deceased has been transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for an autopsy.
The motive for this incident is not known at this time, however investigators do not believe there is any on-going danger to the community. A dark colored mini van was seen leaving the area of this incident.
At this time, the scene is being processed, the neighborhood is being canvassed and witnesses are being interviewed. The investigation is still in the early stages and there is no additional information at this time.