An 18-year-old Howard County student was killed inside a car in Laurel on Tuesday, according to police.
William Riley Jr. was shot multiple times, Laurel police said. Officers found him at Millbrook Lane and Sandy Spring Road around 7:30 p.m. while responding to a traffic accident. He was taken to Prince George’s Hospital Center, where he died.
Riley had attended Hammond High School, where he was a wrestler, Hammond wrestling coach Will Yeo said.
After interviewing several witnesses, police determined that Riley had been shot inside his car on Millbrook Lane and hit a parked car while attempting to flee. Detectives believe this to be a targeted incident but say they do not have a motive.
Police are asking anyone with more information to call 301-498-0092.
Baltimore Sun Media Group reporter Tim Schwartz contributed to this article.