I was driving home from work on Rhode Island Ave, near 2nd St NE, around 9:00pm and stopped at a red light. When the light turned green I saw the guy in the car in the lane next to me lean out his window and fire four shots (+/-) into the car behind me. The shooter went by me and drove off. I called the cops and gave as much info as I could, but I wonder if there are any alerts or others that saw it. I have no idea what happened to the person behind me, but hopefully they weren’t killed. I noticed the shooter driving oddly, but definitely didn’t expect that. I wish I got a better look at him and his license plate, but maybe someone else did.
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A reader sends in from Van Ness yesterday. Early caption contest?
This rental is located at 1910 Park Road, Northwest. The listing says: “Located in Historic Mt. Pleasant. Spacious garden Apt w/700 sqft. 8 ft ceilings. Great afternoon sun. Large living-room, eat-in kitchen. Washer/Dryer. Wireless. Off-street parking. Bus lines at corner. Easy walk to Red and Green Metro lines. Minutes from walking/biking/running in Rock Creak Park. […]
Photo by PoPville flickr user Melanie Cohen From AlertDC: “National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for the Washington Metro Area from 2:25pm today until 9pm tonight. Damaging wind gusts and large hail are the primary possible threats. Please use precaution.”
A reader sends with a rather disconcerting note from a detective attached: “I have had a few Burglary 1’s in the Petworth area where someone is going in at night while people are sleeping just taking wallets and purses occasionally small laptops or cell phones.” MPD included with the video above: “The Metropolitan Police Department […]