Police Need Help in the Lamont Ellis Homicide Investigation (PHOTO)
Today marks the two-year anniversary of the tragic slaying of Urbana resident, Lamont Ellis. On Sept. 30, 2012, Ellis was killed in Frederick following a night out with friends. At about 1:50 a.m., while walking to his car, parked near Mullinex Alley, Lamont was shot in an apparent robbery attempt.
The friends and family of Ellis have collected, through community donations, $10,000 to be offered to anyone with information leading to the identification and prosecution of his killer. Those with information on this investigation are asked to call the Frederick Police Department’s Crime Tip Line at 301.600.TIPS (301.600.8477).
An account has been set up in Ellis’ name to accept donations towards the reward being offered. Money is accepted at any M&T Bank in the account name of “Lamont G. Ellis Reward Fund”. Donations may also be sent to:
The Lamont G. Ellis Reward Fund
P.O. Box 662
Washington Grove, MD 20880