Person Killed in Mid-Morning NE DC Shooting; Second Fatal Shooting of the Day

A mid-morning shooting in Northeast DC killed a person Saturday; it was the second fatal shooting of the day.

Fifth District Commander Andy Solberg said in a listserv message that the victim was a 22-year-old man. He wrote:

This morning at about 10:25 am, a 22 year old man was shot and killed near an alley in the 700 block of 19th St., NE, just off Benning Road.

@rjrivero tweeted:

A report in the Washington Post said the victim was shot in the face and it was not immediately clear whether the victim was a juvenile or an adult.

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