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Girl and Man shot in the 900 block of 3rd St, SW at 6:45pm Sunday Night

by Prince Of Petworth August 30, 2015 at 7:50 pm 5 Comments

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From MPD:

“On today’s date at approximately 645pm officers were called to the 900 block of 3rd Street SW in reference to a shooting. Members discovered a juvenile female and an adult male both suffering from gunshot wounds. They were transported to area hospitals with non life threatening injuries.”

  • Linc Park SE

    WTF – that is such a pretty block!! Right by that big church and the Library. Ugh!! What is happening in this town?!?!?

    • SW Res

      It may be pretty, but that is right next to the Greenleaf “Gardens” housing project, a vibrant community well-known for its open-air drug market and semi-regular shootings.

  • Amanda

    And I just heard more gun shots (7 or 8) in this same area

  • HiItsNino

    A thirteen year old girl walking home from the library after working on a school project…

    • anon

      What? That is just awful. So sad. What in the world is going on? What can be done?

      I am so sorry for the girl’s family. Heartbreaking.

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