Police Make An Arrest in Uber Ride Pool Murders

Police made a quick arrest in the murder of two men found shot in the upper body Tuesday night inside of a vehicle in Oxon Hill.

The suspect, 42-year-old Aaron Lanier Wilson, Jr. He has admitted to police that he was in the vehicle at the time of the shooting and that he was PCP.

The victims, the driver Beaudouin Tchakounte was a father of four. He lived in Frederick but he and his family came to this country from Cameroon. His wife said he loved driving. The second victim was a passenger 32-year-old, Casey Xavier Robinson of Accokeek, he was leaving work and headed home. Robinson was picked up first and was using Uber’s ride pool option, which allows passengers to share a ride with others which lowers their cost.

The two men were found on Indian Head Highway and Bald Eagle Road around 9:45 Tuesday night. There’s now evidence that the gunman knew the victims. Wilson has been charged with first and second-degree murder in the case.

Police are still looking for additional information in this double homicide. You can make an anonymous tip by contacting Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477) or you can text PGPD in the message to CRIMES (274637) or online at www.pgpolice.org.

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