Man Found Dead After Report of Gunshots in NW DC

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.

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