Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a death which occurred in the 1800 block of Biltmore Street, NW.
On Wednesday, January 2, 2013, at approximately 10:47 pm units from the Third District responded for the report of an unconscious person at the 1800 block of Biltmore Street, Northwest. Upon arrival, they located an adult male unconscious and unresponsive. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services personnel responded and did not find any signs consistent with life. The decedent remained on the scene and was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for the District of Columbia, pending an autopsy.
The decedent has been identified as 23-year-old Michael Steven Poe of Clarksburg, MD.
He was reported missing on Tuesday, January 1, 2013, at approximately 2:52 am from Montgomery County, MD. At this time, there is no indication of foul play. The investigation is ongoing.
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.