“Multiple Shooting” in NoMa UPDATE – Case Closed with 2 Arrests Made

From @DCPoliceDept:

“Multiple Shooting- 0306 hrs, 1st & M St NE/ No lookout”

Updates when/if more info is released.

UPDATE 5pm: Still no info from MPD but a PoPville twitter follower says:

“Eyewitness in my building who was on the ground said someone started shooting right as Ibiza was letting out. Nothing more yet.”

UPDATE 6:30pm from MPD:

“On Sunday, June 8, 2014, at approximately 3:05 am four individuals sustained non-life-threatening gunshot wounds. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services personnel transported them to a local hospital. The case was closed with the arrest of two adult males who were charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun).

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  • Last call at Ibiza (pun intended)

  • vz

    Harris Teeter is a rough place.

  • The corner across from Harris teeter? You mean the $2600 apartments with rooftop pool?

    • is your expectation that an expensive apartment buys safety? location can make a difference, but not cost.

      • My expectation is that money coming in to a neighborhood will bring businesses and tax revenue, thus improving the area and demanding better services from the city, police patrols, etc. Ultimately this curbs blight and pushes out the businesses that thrived and perpetuated this sort of thug behavior – good riddance and godspeed gentrification that ends this sort of thing. Now go ahead and tell me how ignorant this mindset is.

        • The ignorant part is that you’re just pushing the poverty/social issues to another part of the area, perpetuating and exacerbating the problem by increasing the concentration of poverty even more. So yeah, displacing and further segregating the poor and considering it a victory is pretty ignorant.

  • The corner across from Harris teeter? You mean the $2600 apartments with rooftop pool?

  • There are still blood stains on the pillars right outside of Petco and CVS where the victims were stumbling away from Ibiza.

    • We had a blood trail in front of our house a couple of months ago following a shooting. I was quite happy once it rained.

      • Holy crap this comment is depressing. What a great city.

      • Not that I would expect a next time, but a little bit of coke (cola) will eat away at those blood stains on concrete. (Side note – don’t think about what drinking it does to your insides)

        • Sometimes the fire department will come and power wash blood off a sidewalk. We had that issue when I moved to fairmont street about 8 years ago, stabbing in front of apt building next to my building. I can’t remember if made the request directly to the city or not to do it.
          Also, I thought Ibiza closed months ago due to back taxes or something…or was that Love?

  • Shut it down

  • Obviously the perps were disrespected by someone spilling a drink on them or bumping into them or something. Of course they opened fire.

  • Ibiza needs to be shut down already…

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