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Police investigate weekend shooting

Police are investigating Saturday’s fatal shooting of 18-year-old Khyre Amar Ledbetter. Police found Ledbetter and a juvenile male victim with gunshot wounds, in the 300 block of P Street, SW. Ledbetter and the other victim were transported to local hospitals for treatment. After all lifesaving efforts failed, Ledbetter was pronounced dead. The juvenile victim had […]

Duane Johnson sentenced for murder of Tricia McCauley

The man who raped and murdered actress and yoga instructor Tricia McCauley last Christmas was sentenced to 30 years in prison on Friday. Tricia McCauley was driving on her way to a Christmas party last year when Duane Johnson entered her vehicle and sexually assaulted her. According to the prosecution, Johnson used McCauley’s scarf to […]

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.

25-year-old woman fatally shot Wednesday night

The Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch is investigating the fatal shooting of a 25-year-old woman. Danjellicca Ball, of Hyattsville, MD, was shot on Wednesday, Nov. 15, and taken to a local hospital for treatment. She was pronounced dead after all life-saving efforts failed. No suspects have been identified yet.