Shooting becomes homicide

Three days after being found shot, a 22 year-old man died of his injuries the day after Christmas, 2017. Police responded to a report of a shooting on the 2900 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, S.E. shortly after 11am on December 23. They found Maleak Coffin of Southeast DC shot in a vehicle. […]

Police investigating early-morning homicide on Spring Road

The Metropolitan police are investigating the shooting death of 25-year-old Christian Isaac Lopez Ramirez. Lopez was found with multiple gunshot wounds in the early hours of Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017 in the 1000 block of Spring Road, NW. Police found Lopez unconscious and he was transported to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

30 year-old shot dead in Southeast

Marcel Harrison of Southeast DC was found dead late on the evening of Nov. 18, 2017. Police found 30-year-old Harrison unconscious, and suffering from multiple gunshot wounds on 3000 block of 30th Street, SE. He was transported to a hospital where he was pronounced dead. The MPD is investigating.

Suspect arrested in Andre Jahmal Johnson killing

A 23-year-old Maryland man has been arrested and charged in the killing of Andre Jahmal Johnson. Giovanti Moschino Young of Laurel, MD was charged with first-degree murder while armed. Johnson, 42, was killed during a shooting in the 5000 block of H Street, SW on July 21, 2017.

Weekend homicide by asphyxiation

The Metropolitan Police Department is investigating the weekend homicide of an adult male by asphyxiation. Police found the man unconscious at around 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28 after responding to a call to the 1700 block of Benning Road, NE. The victim was announced dead at the scene. An autopsy the next day ruled the […]