Update from MPD:
“On today’s date at around 3:49PM, First District personnel responded to the 800 block of 8th Street, NE, in reference to a report of a stabbing.
Upon arrival on the scene, officers discovered a male victim suffering from multiple stab wounds.
The victim was transported to a local hospital by DCFD where he later succumbed to his injuries.
The suspect in this case, an Hispanic male approximately 40 years of age, fled on foot eastbound in the 800 block of 8th Street, Northeast.
This case is currently being investigated by the Metropolitan Police Department’s Violent Crimes Branch.”
Also as of 6:54pm:
“*800 blk. of H St NE is still BLOCKED [Intersection] from 7th St to 10th St NE.”
“Stabbing at 1551 hours in the 800 blck of H Street NE LOF:H/M, goatee, pink/red shirt, blk shorts, tan hat,short”