Police search for leads in connection with October double homicide

Police are investigating a double homicide that took place in Petworth last month.

After responding to reports of gunfire around 2:15 a.m. on Oct. 15, police found two males suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The first victim, Saul Flores-Canales, 36, was declared dead at the scene by emergency personnel. The second victim, Ever Cruz, 31, passed away the following Sunday.

The shooting occurred in the 600 block of Kennedy St., NW. Police have not released any suspect information and are asking for anyone with information to contact them.


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