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On Saturday evening, at about 9:40 PM, two 1D officers heard the sound of gunshots in the area of 6th & H Streets NE. When they responded to investigate, their attention was directed to a fleeing vehicle. The officers followed the vehicle to 13th & E Streets NE, where several subject bailed out of the car. One subject was detained at the scene and officers subsequently located another suspect in the area of 13th & G Street NE. The area was secured while the officers conducted a preliminary investigation and made a through search of the location. As a result a handgun was recovered. Criminal charges are pending and the matter is under investigation by detectives from the Criminal Investigations Division.