“Shooting adult male victim, 0215hrs, 1200 C Street NE. LOF (2) B/M’s 5’10-6′, heavy build, one wearing a white tee shirt dark sleaves armed”
Early this morning, at approximately 2:15 AM, First District officers responded to a radio run for the Sound of Gunshots in the area of 13th and C Streets NE. Moments later the officers found a male victim inside of a parked vehicle in the 1200 block of C St NE, the apparent victim of a shooting. DC Fire and EMS personnel responded to treat the victim and determined that the victim had no signs consistent with life. The victim was subsequently transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, the name of the victim is pending a positive identification. The offense is being investigated by detectives from the Homicide Branch.
The First District has deployed additional personnel, uniform and plainclothes, to patrol this area and to assist the Homicide Branch.
The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone that provides information which leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons wanted for any homicide committed in the District of Columbia.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the police at (202) 727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.
Update from the Washington Post:
Jason Anthony Emma moved to Capitol Hill from Arlington County on Dec. 1, piling into a rowhouse filled with his lifelong friends and excited about living in the city and walking to restaurants, bars and concerts.
But after returning to his new home on C Street in Northeast Washington about 2:15 a.m. Monday, police said the 28-year-old was shot several times, killed as he sat in the driver’s seat of his black Audi just moments after parking.