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8:30pm Wednesday “heard at least 3 dozen shots. Everyone at the Park View basketball court scattered.”

by Prince Of Petworth August 24, 2017 at 9:30 am 0


Photo by Dustin Renwick

Dustin writes:

“so those *were* a dozen or more gunshots I heard around 8:30 – pic at the corner of Warder and Princeton NW”

A reader reports:

“it happened at 8:29pm today 8/23 at 6th and Otis Pl NW basketball courts. sounds like almost 40 gunshots?”

Turn audio loud to hear. Shooting starts around 9/10 seconds in

Rachel writes:

“Arrived at my front porch just in time to hear 20 gun shots ring out at the basketball tournament next to my house. Luckily no one hit…”

Brian writes:

“I was walking on 6th and Newton and heard at least 3 dozen shots. Everyone at the Park View basketball court scattered. Scary stuff.”

Update from MPD (via Twitter @PoPville):

“There was a call for a shooting in the 700 blk of Princeton Place NW. An adult male victim sustained injuries. Have info call 202-727-9099.”

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