A man was shot inside an apartment in Northeast DC, on 24th St NE near Benning Road. MPD Fifth district commander Andy Solberg wrote in a listserve message:
At about 8:15 this evening, a man was shot inside an apartment building in the 600 block of 24th St., NE.
The man was taken to an area hospital and has died of his wounds.
Detectives and patrol officers are at the scene and are investigating this event.
We will provide more information as it becomes available and ask that anyone with any information call 727-9099 to report.
Update: An editor at NBC Washington reports that a suspect is in custody:
Shooting Update: Adult male shot in NE DC has died - suspect in custody .
— Melinda Woolbright (@milynnde) April 12, 2012