“At approximately 7:30 pm today [Saturday], an officer on a mountain bike was patrolling in the south alley of the 900 block of Quincy Street, NW. when he encountered a juvenile male who was suffering from a severe stab wound to his abdomen. The officer rendered first aid until an ambulance arrived, and the victim was transported to the hospital. It is unknown at this time who stabbed this young man or why he was stabbed.
Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to call 1-888-919 CRIME.
Update: The stabbing victim has been pronounced. Homicide Branch is handling the investigation.”
The following shootings also occurred this weekend, from AlertDC:
10/08/11 “SHOOTING_0013HRS_100 IRVING ST NW_NO LOOKOUT GIVEN DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911″
10/08/11 “SHOOTING_0037HOURS_SHERIDAN/HOWARD RD SE_B/M 5’9″, 150LBS, BLACK HOODY DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT”
10/09/11 “Shooting 0133 hours Unit block of M St NW LOF: B/M, 5’8″, gray/navy blue shirt, blue jeans, gray hat , L/S south North Capitol St. DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911″