A press release from MPD is after the jump.
Anthony Robinson, 26, of Southeast D.C. died Monday from multiple gunshot wounds in the 1900 block of 17th Street Southeast.
Darius Jamal Murphy, 19, of Northeast D.C. was fatally hit by police Tuesday in the 1300 block of Queen Street Northeast.
Lamont William Hall, 32, was found unconscious in the 200 block of Bates Street Northwest with an apparent gunshot wound just after midnight Saturday morning. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
A man was found dead in the Brightwood neighborhood of Northwest DC Saturday night by police responding to a report of gunshots. The man’s identity has not been released.
Jurors found Michael Poth, the former Marine, guilty Monday of voluntary manslaughter while armed in connection with the April 2012 stabbing death of 23-year-old Philip Bushong, a fellow Marine.
Claire Rice, 65, pleaded innocent Monday to charges of first-degree premeditated murder while armed and related weapons offenses in connection with the Dec. 2012 shooting death of her 58-year-old cousin Anthony Garland Rice.
A man was found dead in the Brightwood neighborhood of Northwest DC Saturday night by police responding to a report of gunshots, according to a message on the Fourth District Listserv.
MPD Commander Kimberly Chisley-Missouri wrote:
Just after 9pm units received a call for gunshots then a man down on Sheridan St. While canvassing, a deceased male subject was located in the 900 blk of Sheridan St NW suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. There is no suspect lookout at this time and Detectives from the Violent Crimes Branch are investigating. Anyone with information is asked to call 202-727-9099.
A DC Alert was issued in connection with the shooting for a black male wearing a black hoodie, camo pants and black shoes.
MPD has identified the man found dead near Truxton Circle just after midnight as 32-year-old Lamont William Hall.
Hall, of Southeast D.C., was found unconscious in the 200 block of Bates Street Northwest with an apparent gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
MPD’s full press release is below: Read more
A shooting just after midnight killed one man, NBC Washington reports:
Officers arrived at the 200 block of Bates Street, NW, and found a man with gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
MPD hasn’t released the man’s name, and no suspects are in custody, according to NBC and WUSA9.
MPD says male fatally shot 200 blk of Bates St. NW about 12:10am. No ID, no suspect yet. @wusa9
— rivero@wusa9 (@rjrivero) December 7, 2013
MPD has identified the man killed Tuesday in a police-involved shooting as as 19-year-old Darius Jamal Murphy from Northeast D.C.
According to the release, members of the narcotics division and the gun recovery unit attempted to stop Murphy at 9:05 p.m. in the 1300 block of Queen Street Northeast. In response, MPD says, Murphy fired a handgun at the officers, wounding one.
The officers returned fire and hit Murphy. Both Murphy and the officer were transported to a hospital for treatment, but Murphy died from his injuries.
A press release is after the jump. Read more
Miko Thompson, 24, grew up with Jamal Coates playing sports at the Maria H. Reed Recreational Center from the time he was about 11 years old. But over the past two days, Thompson has been testifying about the shooting that killed 21-year-old Coates in September 2010.
Keir Johnson and Lester Williams are charged with first-degree murder in connection with the 2010 murder of Coates, who was shot and killed while leaving a friend’s funeral in the U Street corridor. Read more
A man was killed and an MPD officer injured in a shootout in Trinidad about 9 o’clock Tuesday night.
Reports NBC Washington:
Members of the department’s Gun Recovery Unit were in the Trinidad neighborhood on an investigation when the shooting occurred, said D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier.
The shooter and an officer with the unit exchanged gunfire.
Both were shot, and were transported to a local hospital.
A video roundup is after the jump.
UPDATE MPD has identified the man killed as Anthony Robinson of Southeast DC. A press release is after the jump.
A man died late Monday night after being shot in Southeast DC near Minnesota Avenue and Good Hope Road.
WUSA reports that the man was 26 years old and that he was shot in the chest and abdomen.