The victim of a fatal stabbing that took place Sunday evening in Northeast DC has been identified as 31-year-old Jawan Parker.
Police are searching for a black woman in her late 20’s, approximately 5 feet 7 inches, with brown hair, wearing a green jacket and blue jeans. They say she is a suspect in the case.
Read MPD’s press release below.
October 17, 2011
Homicide: 1900 Block of I Street, NE
(Washington, DC)-Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating the fatal stabbing which occurred in the 1900 block of I Street, NE.
On Sunday, October 16, 2011 at approximately 8:20 pm, units from the Fifth District responded to the 1900 block of I Street, NE, for the report of a stabbing. Upon their arrival, they located a male suffering from stab wounds. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services personnel transported the victim to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.
The decedent has been identified as 31 year-old Jawan Parker of Northeast, Washington, DC.
The suspect is described as a black female, in her late 20s, approximately 5 feet 7 inches, with brown hair, wearing a green jacket and blue jeans.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the police at (202) 727-9099 or
The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone that provides information which leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons wanted for any homicide committed in the District of Columbia.
Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to DC CRIME SOLVERS at 1-800-673-2777 and to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411. If the information provided by the caller to the Crime Solvers Unit leads to an arrest and indictment, that caller will be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.