On December 17, 2012 at approximately 9:14 PM in the 800 block of H Street NE, an unknown suspect approached the complainant in the block and exchanged a few words with him. The suspect then produced a gun and shot him. The complainant was transported to a local hospital and treated for his injuries. The nature of the injuries sustained are non- life threatening at this time. The case is currently being investigated by Detectives from the First District.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the police at (202) 727-9099. Anonymous information may also be submitted to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging to 50411.
Council Member @TommyWells tweeted:
“Two brothers in a conflict with a group of other men at 8th and H NE and one was shot in the leg. Thats all I know for now.”