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Shots Fired in the 1000 block of Irving Street, NW

by Prince Of Petworth March 17, 2017 at 12:32 pm 2 Comments

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From MPD around 12:30pm:

“The Third District is currently investigating the sounds of gunshots in the 1000 block of Irving Street NW. Officers on the scene have located several shell casings, but no victims or property damage has been found as of yet. Pedestrians and motorists may experience traffic delays while we process the evidence on the scene.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call 202-727-9099.”

  • Thought

    Paging Brianne… While you are sipping hot chocolate in your little listening sessions, please take a moment to notice the crime happening right under your nose.

  • PissedonIrving

    We live in this block and I was home when the shits were fired. Ended up with bullet holes in our car and a shattered back window. One neighbor with a bullet through a window and one with a bullet in the wall. Craziness at 1230 in the afternoon. Police were great and thorough and looking to match the shells/bullets to other open cases. Two guys were invoked and went in opposite directions. At least 4 neighbors gave good descriptions.

    We’ve lived here 12 years and it’s been mostly urban quiet. A few issues here and there. The guns easily found on the street are insanity.

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