The man accused of fatally assaulting another man outside of Union Station last October pleaded guilty Wednesday to voluntary manslaughter. As part of a plea agreement, Victor Purdie, 56, enter a guilty plea for his fatal kicks and punches to Richard Lewis. Purdie was initially charged with second-degree murder and he will be sentenced July […]
Though Tuluv Price wants the person who fatally shot her brother earlier this month to be held responsible– she also believes his tragic death was years in the making. “It was like an inevitable fate,” Price said of the death of her 36-year-old brother Michael Dupre Price. Price, a father of two boys, was killed […]
A 36-year-old man was killed in the early morning on Friday. Police are investigating the fatal shooting of Michael Dupree Price. Price was found unconscious on the sidewalk in the area the 4600 block of Benning Rd., SE a little before 5 a.m. Price appeared to have been shot multiple times. Price was pronounced dead […]
Christopher Heard was killed April 27, 2017.
Police are investigating after two men were shot in April. According to police, Michael Derricote, 26, and another man were shot on April 14. Both men were found at around 8 p.m. in the 3500 block of Stanton Rd., SE. Derricote died from his injuries on April 30. The other man has survived. Police have […]
Police are investigating the fatal shooting of 37-year-old Christopher Heard. According to police, on April 27 around 4 a.m. officers found Heard lying unconscious in a parking lot on 2307 Ainger Pl., SE. Heard was pronounced dead on the scene with multiple apparent gunshot wounds. Police have not released any suspect information.
Darryl Knight was killed April 17, 2017.
Monday, a day after police say he stabbed a 79-year-old man to death, police arrested 21-year-old Malcolm Amir Cunningham. David Norwood was found on Capitol Hill Sunday afternoon. Police arrived to the scene, 600 block of C St. NE, and found Norwood unresponsive, unconscious and suffering from apparent stab wounds. He was pronounced dead on […]
Police are investigating a fatal Anacostia shooting that took the life of 37-year-old Darryl Knight. According to police, officers responded to the 2200 block of Mount View Pl., SE Monday evening and found Knight unconscious and suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Knight was pronounced dead on the scene. Police have not released any suspect information […]
Police are investigating the fatal stabbing of 53-year-old David Blakeney. According to police, on Monday morning officers found Blakeney’s lifeless body with apparent stab wounds in a residence on the 1200 block of Stevens Rd., SE. Blakeney was pronounced dead on the scene and later transported to the medical examiner’s office. There is no suspect […]