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Monday, January 31, 2005

Gory Prince Georges: More murders in Cottage City

Jacqueline McCartan, 15
of Riverdale and
Reuben Earl Carson, 31,
of Laurel.

Found shot in the 3800 block of Bladensburg Road, Cottage City (20722), about 9:45 pm, January 31, 2005. McCartan died on the scene; Carson died in a local hospital on February 1.

Council District 2 (Campos)
Legislative District 47 (Britt, Niemann, Parker, Ramirez)


  1. I miss you too. I wish you were here five days until your birthday. I love you sooo much.
    Victorianna, you rcousin

  2. i visited you yesterday we had lunch me and grandpa i gave you your coke. Your mom needs you.
    i l ove you , Tori

  3. Jacqueline this is your mother and I really love and miss you so much. I wish you were here with today but your not. And I will never be able to forgive myself for you being taken away from me and your family & friends who loved you so much.

  4. Jacqueline I love and miss you so much!!!!! Mommy

  5. im sorry i diddnt come around alot jackie i miss you so much

  6. PG county police is the worst fucking county officers. No one attempted to find her murderer(S)... They press to pull people over for no fucking reason but cant solve a fucking murder... They need to start a new force and that consist of having c.s.i training... P.S. We love u jackie when i get in force im opening ur case back up and Mrs. Brown (detective) how did u get ur position Miss "It was a drug deal gone bad" Its ur job to figure out when where y and how? People are still fucking grieving while u dring ur fuking hot coffee in the morning... They are still out there repeating the same bad habits...

  7. Life just hasn't been the same.. you were my first last and only best friend.. I love you

  8. Jacqueline I miss and need you so much right now.. u were 1of a few people who was there 4 me when need be.. I wish I could turn back time and change that night for you.. look over me and my 2 babies! I LOVE YOU

  9. i sometimes wonder why i think the things i think and do the things i do and its crazy because everybody tells me im so much like you, in the bad ways and the good ways, i just wish you were here to see me grow up -your son

    its not over yet