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Yashika Green

Suspect arrested in Yashika Green killing

Police arrested and charged Jordan Smith, 30, with second-degree murder while armed. On March 1, police arrived on the 200 block of Wayne Pl., SE for a reported shooting. Upon arrival, police located Yashika Green inside of a residence, suffering from a gunshot wound. Green, 42, was transported to a nearby hospital in critical condition. […]

Month in Review: July

There were twelve homicides in the month of July, and three cases were put to rest with a guilty verdict or plea. Though there were the same number of homicides in July of 2017 as last July, there have been less homicides as compared to this time last year. There have been seventy-one homicides compared […]

Yashika Green dies from wounds months after shooting

After suffering from a gunshot wound for nearly five¬†months, Yashika Green succumbed to her injuries Friday. The 42-year-old was found in the early morning of March 1, in a residence on the 200 Block of Wayne Place, SE. Green suffered from an apparent gunshot wound and was immediately transported to a nearby hospital, where she […]