Documents: Amari Jenkins news release

Amari Jenkins was fatally shot on Aug. 18, 2015. Rondell McLeod and Joseph Antonio were arrested on Dec. 13, 2017 in connection with the incident and charged with first degree murder while armed. Eunise Roosevelt Melton news release (PDF) Eunise Roosevelt Melton news release (Text)

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. […]

Missing woman found fatally stabbed

A woman was found fatally stabbed after being reported missing. Joni S. Rockingham, 53, was reported missing on Nov. 24 and was the subject of an active Youth and Family Services Division missing persons case. She was found on the 300 block of 34th Street, NE on Dec. 12. Officers responded to the location and […]

Gregory Williams charged with murder

A man was arrested in connection with a homicide that police are describing as domestic in nature. Gregory Williams, 42, was arrested on Dec. 4 for allegedly killing Andrew Alphonso Cook III. Officers found Cook unconscious on the 1700 block of North Capitol Street, NE, with a stab wound to the chest on Sept. 23. […]