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Multiple Reports of Shots Fired on 11th Street in Columbia Heights

by Prince Of Petworth — November 21, 2016 at 9:02 pm 6 Comments

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Earlier a reader reported crime tape at 14th and Fairmont

Readers report around 7:45pm:

“One of my friends is giving statement after witnessing 4 shots fired on 11th near El Chucho. Unsure if suspects in custody or if injuries.”

and

“We were driving up 11th towards Park (over by Red Rocks) about 7:30, and heard what we thought were several gunshots and saw a couple of people running.”

and

“apparent shooting at 11 & Lamont”

  • tom

    guarantee it has to do with the people that loiter outside the laundry mat and chinese carry out.

  • classyindc

    I work on the street. There was shooting, but no one was hit. One man arrested with a gun. Yes, he is often at the laundromat. Has been described in the past as “an independent pharmaceutical distributor.”

  • jzdc

    Anyone else hear the gunshots around 10:15pm in the 900 block of Shepherd (btwn Kansas and Georgia) last night? Heard one than a pause and then a really quick series of 6-10 shots. Saw police canvassing on Kansas and they told me shotspotter heard 11 shots, but they hadn’t found anything yet (about 25 mins later).

  • can_i_park_here

    Was in the dog park at the time it happened. Pretty surreal.

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