Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch have announced an arrest has been made in the homicide which occurred in the 200 block of N Street, SW.
On Sunday, September 2, 2012, at approximately 12:08 am, members of the First District responded to the 200 block of N Street, SW for the report of a possible aggravated assault /stabbing. Upon arrival, they located an adult male suffering from a stab wound. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services personnel arrived on the scene and transported the victim to an area hospital where he subsequently succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.
The decedent is identified as 45-year-old Stephan Manuel Pool of Upper Marlboro, MD.
On Sunday, September 2, 2012, 27-year-old Leon Allen Smith of Northeast, Washington, DC was arrested and charged with Second Degree Murder by members of the Homicide Branch in connection with the homicide of Stephan Manuel Pool.