A fire in a Greenbelt row house tragically claimed the life of a female resident on Friday evening, December 28, 2012. The deceased has been identified as Betty M. Starry, 86 years-of-age, from Greenbelt, Maryland. The circumstances surrounding the cause and origin of the fire remain under investigation.
As information involving the fire and death investigation at 2N Laurel Hill Court, Greenbelt, MD, becomes available, it will be released. No other information is currently available.
The entire Prince George's County Fire/EMS Department extends our sympathy to the family and friends of Betty Starry.
Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson/PIO
Prince George's County Fire/EMS Department