Email signup

Arrest Made in Last Month’s Adams Morgan Shooting Homicide


View Larger Map

About a month ago a reader wrote in about a shooting in Adams Morgan. Just wanted to share the news that an arrest has been made in this case. From an MPD press release:

“Metropolitan Police Department Homicide Detectives announced today an arrest has been made in the June 2010, fatal shooting of Victor Chigoziri MBA-Jonas, Jr., which occurred in the 2500 block of 17th Street, NW.

On Sunday, June 27, 2010, at 2:30 am, Third District officers responded to the 2500 block of 17th Street, NW, for the report of a shooting; upon their arrival, they located the decedent suffering from gunshot wounds. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services transported the victim to and area hospital where he was admitted in critical condition. On Monday, July 19, 2010, at 2:25 pm, the decedent succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.

On Tuesday, July 27, 2010, at approximately 8:30 am, members of the Homicide Branch arrested Torain Devon Adams, an 18 year-old male from Northwest, DC, and charged him with First Degree Murder while Armed in the fatal shooting of Victor Chigoziri MBA-Jonas Jr., a 20 year-old male from the 14000 block of 4th Street, Laurel, Maryland.”

Recent Stories

Update from Union Market: “We are currently cooperating with law enforcement in their investigation. We are currently open and will be open regular hours tomorrow.” Readers report around 4pm: “Heard…

300 Massachusetts Ave, NE Thanks to Brian for sending around 3:50pm: “Just… how.”

Sweet City Ride

Thanks to Joy for sending from West End: “great design.” Sweet City Ride is made possible by readers like you! Email your finds to [email protected]

photo by Lee M.. Ed. Note: If any of these was you, please email [email protected] so I can put you in touch with OP. “Dear PoPville, I had a missed…

Leaving the Theater LIVE Love OnScreen

Normally the Leaving the Theater podcast brings you fresh reviews of television and film while exiting the movies or sitting on the couch. However, on this night we are inviting all of you to join us at the historic Miracle

×

Subscribe to our mailing list