Daytime Shooting in Adams Morgan?

I’m saddened to write about another apparent day time shooting. From a reader:

“I woke up to the sound of a gunshot this morning right outside my apartment at 18th & Kalorama. I wasn’t entirely sure that it was a gunshot – in fact largely convinced myself I was mistaken – but then when I headed outside about a half hour later, I found the whole area crawling with police and criss-crossed with yellow tape.  I was curious if you have any other info on what happened, or could find out for me. It is really disconcerting to see your home turf cordoned off as a serious crime area, especially in broad daylight.”

At 12:56pm a DC Alert message went out:

” MPD reports the following blocks closed for police investigation:
2200-2500 18th St. NW, 1600-1800 Columbia Rd. NW, 1700-1800 Belmont
Rd. NW; 1700-1800 Kalorama Rd NW.”

Anyone know if a suspect was apprehended?

Recent Stories

photo by Joe “Rest in peace sweet Diego D’Ambrosio, I’ll be crying the rest of the day.” Thanks to all who messaged the sad news: “A friend just posted this…

via google maps From MPD: “Alert: Shooting Investigation at 0006hrs in the 1600 block of Euclid St NW. No lookout. DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911” via google maps Readers…

Nick reported: “Fire response just before 4 am on the 700 block of Hobart Pl NW.” Fire response just before 4 am on the 700 block of Hobart Pl NW….

Yesterday there were 63,474 total positives. explore all the official D.C. data here From the Mayor’s Office: “The District’s reported data for October 21, 2021 includes 114 new positive coronavirus…


Subscribe to our mailing list