A man was shot and killed at about 1:30 Wednesday morning on Delafield Place NW, near the Rock Creek Cemetery.
A message about the homicide was posted on the Fourth District listserve. It is the first DC homicide since June 2.
From the listserve:
Around 1:30am, units received a call for a shooting in the 300 blk of Delafield Pl. NW. Upon arrival, an adult male was located suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The male was transported to an area hospital and later pronounced dead. This case is being investigated by members of the Homicide Branch. Anyone with information is asked to call 1-888-919-CRIM(E).