Jose Amaya-Camilla

Homicide Victim
Time of Incident: 
Sunday, November 1, 2015 - 12:57pm
Location of Incident: 
2300 blk of University Blvd., Hyattsville

The Prince George's County Police Department is investigating the murder of Jose Amaya-Camilla.  On Sunday, November 1, 2015, at approximately 12:57 a.m., officers responded to the 2300 block of University Blvd., in Hyattsville, for the report of a stabbing.  Upon arrival, officers located 49-year-old Jose Amaya-Camilla, of no fixed address, suffering from stab wounds.  Jose Amaya-Camilla was pronounced dead at the scene. 


Investigators are working to establish a suspect(s) and motive in this case.


Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Prince George's County Police Department's Homicide Unit at 301-772-4925. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), text "PGPD plus your message" to CRIMES (274637) on your cell phone or go to and submit a tip online.

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Case Number: 
Det. Shapiro
Date Posted: 
Friday, June 17, 2016