A D.C. man was killed in a afternoon shooting Tuesday in the 600 Block of Division Avenue Northeast.
At 1:54 p.m., after responding to a call for gunfire, police found Gregory Brown, 27, suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to a nearby hospital where he died.
The press release from MPD is after the jump.
Homicide: 600 Block of Division Avenue, Northeast
(Washington, DC) – Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide which occurred in the 600 Block of Division Avenue, Northeast.
On Monday, December 29, 2014, at approximately 1:54 pm, members of the Sixth District responded to a call for the report of a shooting in the 600 Block of Division Avenue, Northeast. Upon arrival, they located an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound. 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 27 year-old Gregory Brown of Northeast, Washington, DC.
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. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the police at (202) 727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.