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From MPD (sent at 8:46pm):
“The third district is currently on the scene of a stabbing in the 1400 block of W St., Northwest. An adult victim sustain life threatening injuries on that scene.
Anyone with information is asked to call 202-727-9099.”
Update from MPD:
“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a fatal stabbing that occurred in the 1400 block of W Street, Northwest on Sunday, January 8, 2017.
At approximately 8:05 pm, members of the Third District responded to the listed location for a call of an unconscious person. Upon arrival, members located an adult female, in the hallway of the building, suffering from multiple stab wounds. The victim was transported to a local hospital, where all lifesaving efforts failed and she was pronounced dead.
The decedent has been identified as 23-year-old Waliyatou Amadou of Northwest, DC.
The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone that provides information which leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for any homicide committed in the District of Columbia. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the police at 202-727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.”