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“The 5th District is working a Confirmed Shooting and stabbing at 13th Street NE & Downing Street, NE Victim (1) Male suffering from a gunshot wound to the face. Victim (2) Male suffering from a stab wound to his stomach. No Lookout at this time. Any information please contact 2027279099.”
Confirmed Stabbing at 2055 hrs at the Intersection of 13th Street, NE & Downing Street, NE. No Lookout at this time. pic.twitter.com/mfCT4Zk8dB
— DC Police Department (@DCPoliceDept) September 21, 2017
Update from MPD:
“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred in the 2200 block of 13th Street, Northeast, on Wednesday, September 20, 2017.
At approximately 8:40 pm, members of the Fifth District were dispatched to the listed location for the report of a man with a gun. Upon arrival, officers observed a juvenile male who sustained a gunshot wound. While canvassing the scene, an adult male was found, a short distance away, suffering from multiple stab wounds. DC Fire and EMS responded to the scene and transported both individuals to an area hospital. All life-saving efforts failed and both individuals were pronounced dead.
The first decedent has been identified as 16-year-old Zaire Kelly, of Northeast, DC.
The second decedent has been identified as 19-year-old Sequan Gillis of Northeast, DC.“