Police searching for additional suspects in Shaw homicide

Though one arrest has been made, police are still searching for other suspects in the fatal shooting of Matthew Shlonsky last week. One of six suspects in the case, Marcus King, was charged Friday Police are still trying to identify five suspects and a vehicle of interest in connection with the homicide. Police have released […]

Marcus King charged with fatal shooting in Northwest

A teenager has been charged with the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old last Saturday.  Less than a week after Matthew Shlonsky was fatally shot while walking in the Shaw neighborhood, police charged 19-year-old Marcus King with his murder. King was charged Friday with second-degree murder while armed. Police are still searching for other suspects.

Derrick Carter charged with murder for July homicide

Police charged Derrick Carter with second-degree murder for allegedly shooting Melvin Williams last month. Williams died from gunshot wounds on July 28. Carter, 26, was charged with his murder on August 19. Williams was a Southeast resident and was 31 at the time of his death.  

Police release photos, video of people of interest in July homicide

Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying and finding three men wanted in connection with the stabbing death of Antonio Austin. Austin was found stabbed within a block of police headquarters, near 4th and E Streets, NW on July 27. Police have released multiple photos and videos, seen below, while asking for the public to […]

Police investigating fatal shooting of Matthew Shlonsky

A man was fatally shot Saturday afternoon in the Shaw neighborhood. According to police, 23-year-old Matthew Castrol Shlonsky was fatally shot Saturday at around 5 p.m. on the 1800 block of Seventh Street. Police are on the look out for a burgundy Chrysler 300 with a Maryland registration which was seen fleeing the scene.  

Hector Felix charged with Monday’s fatal stabbing

Police have arrested a 57-year-old man for Monday afternoon’s fatal stabbing. Hector L. Felix was charged with second-degree murder while armed for the alleged murder of Eric Lee Smith. Smith, 44, died after he was found suffering from stab wounds on the 800 block of H Street, NE. Felix was charged Friday.  

Police investigating fatal shooting of Lawrence Carter

Police are investigating a shooting early Saturday morning that left a 27-year-old man dead in Northwest. Police say Lawrence Alonzo Carter of Northwest was found dead from apparent gunshot wound by police responding to sounds of gunshots on the 1500 block of First Street, NW. Carter was found at around 1 a.m. Saturday.    

17-year-old arrested in connection with toddler’s death

A 17-year-old has been charged with first-degree cruelty to a child after a toddler was fatally shot two weeks ago. According to police, 3-year-old Dalis Cox was shot inside a residence and taken to a hospital where she died on July 29. Police said preliminary information suggested another child found had had been playing with a gun […]