Prince George’s County, Maryland – Prince George’s County Police Homicide Unit detectives charged a woman for killing her neighbor in the Town of Bladensburg. She is identified as 73-year-old Chun Yong Oh of the 5900 block of Emerson Street. She’s charged with the murder of 82-year-old Hwa Cha Pak of Bladensburg.
On September 8th, at approximately 7:15 am, officers with the Bladensburg Police Department responded to an apartment building in the 5000 block of Emerson Street for a welfare check. They located the victim suffering from upper body trauma in a garden in the back of the building. She was pronounced dead on the scene.
The preliminary investigation reveals Oh and the victim had been in a dispute prior to the murder. Oh struck the victim multiple times with a brick. Oh then called 911 to report the murder.
Oh is charged with first and second degree murder. She’s in the custody of the Department of Corrections on a no-bond status.
The Prince George’s County Police Department investigates all homicides in the Town of Bladensburg.
f anyone has information on this case, they are asked to please call our detectives at 301-772-4925.
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