On Sunday, July 31, 2016 at approximately 10:24 p.m., officers from the Anne Arundel County Police Department Eastern District responded to the 400 block of Hideaway Loop, Glen Burnie, Anne Arundel County, Maryland for a report of a shooting, that had just occurred.
Upon arrival, officers located a single victim lying in the parking lot that appeared to be suffering from apparent gunshot wound(s) to his upper body. The victim was identified as twenty two year old Donta Duane Collins from Glen Burnie. Mr. Collins was immediately transported to an area hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. Anne Arundel County Police Department homicide detectives responded to the scene and are currently conducting an investigation. Preliminary information suggests this was not a random act of violence.
The Anne Arundel County Police Department Homicide Unit is asking for assistance from the public. Anyone having information regarding the murder of Donta Collins is urged to contact the Anne Arundel County Police Tip line at (410) 222-4700. Callers can remain anonymous and may also be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.