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Man sentenced to 14 years for murder of Tyronn Hodges

A man charged with fatally shooting Tyronn Hodges was sentenced to 14 years in jail. Myshawn Allen was sentenced for second-degree murder while armed. In August, the 23-year-old pleaded guilty to second-degree murder while armed as part of a plea deal. He will be placed on five years of supervised release following his sentence. Hodges […]

23-year-old killed in traffic incident on black Friday

Samanta Iqbal was killed on black Friday when she was struck by a car. At approximately 9:58 p.m., Iqbal was struck by a 2000 Mercedes 500 in the 700 block of Kenilworth Terrace, NE. The driver called police to inform them of the crash. Iqbal was transported to a local hospital and succumbed to her injuries the […]

Trial date pushed back for Kassahun Abebe Edo murder suspect

Milkiyas Bayisa’s murder trial was pushed back from August to January 2018 after prosecutors had scheduling conflicts. Bayisa allegedly fatally assaulted Kassahun Abebe Edo, a resident of Irving, Texas, on Aug. 22, 2015, in the 700 block of Fairmont Street, NW. During an altercation, Edo fell and struck his head on the curb or sidewalk. He was […]

Marcus Stephens fatally shot

Police are investigating the fatal shooting of 26-year-old Marcus Stephens. Stephens was discovered by police around 10:51 p.m. on July 20, in the 1000 block of 17th Street, NE. He was found unresponsive and unconscious, suffering from multiple gun shot wounds. D.C. fire and EMS transported Stephens to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead. […]