Stabbing Homicide in Petworth at 9:15pm Thursday

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From MPD:

“On Thursday, around 9:15 PM, MPD responded to a call for a person lying on the ground in the 400 block of Buchanan Street, NW. The responding officers discovered an adult male that was stabbed to death.

Anyone with information regarding this offense is asked to call MPD at 202-727-9099 or text at 50411″

Update from MPD:

“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a fatal stabbing that occurred in the 400 block of Buchanan Street, Northwest on Thursday, October 13, 2016.

At approximately 9:17 pm, members of the Fourth District responded to a call for a man-down. Upon arrival, members located an adult male, in the rear of the location, suffering from multiple stab wounds. DC Fire and EMS responded to the scene and determined lifesaving efforts were futile. The victim exhibited no signs consistent with life, and remained on the scene until he was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.

The decedent has been identified as 54-year-old James Patrick Tenor, of Northwest, DC.”