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Shooting Reported around 1:45pm, Possible Homicide, at 16th and Park Road, NW

by Prince Of Petworth March 15, 2018 at 1:50 pm 0

Full release from MPD:

“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred on Thursday, March 15, 2018, in the 1500 block of Park Road, Northwest.

At approximately 1:32 pm, members of the Third District responded to the listed location for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and transported the victim to an area hospital. After all life-saving efforts failed, the victim was pronounced dead.

The decedent has been identified as 43-year-old Andre Junior, of Upper Marlboro, MD.

On Thursday, March 15, 2018, 27-year-old Robert Edward Green, of Southeast, DC, was arrested and charged with First Degree Murder while Armed.

This case remains under investigation. 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 sending a text message to 50411.”

Readers report:

“there’s a ton of dc police circling around Columbia Heights bear 14th and meridian. Any ideas on what’s going on?”


via google maps

Update from MPD:

“The Third District is currently investigating a shooting in the 1500 block of Park Road NW. An adult male has been transported to an area hospital with gunshot wounds.

Motorists and pedestrians can expect street closures and should avoid the area.

Anyone with information should contact 202-727-9099.”

From MPD:

“MPD is on the scene of a shooting at 16 and Park Road NW Lookout for (1) H/M 5’6-5’8 medium build wearing dark clothing and (1) B/M”

Alan Henney ‏reported:

“SHOOTING- Park Rd at 16th St NW-DC. 1 suspect in custody at 1300 blk Otis St NW, 2 suspects still at large.”

and

“update: PROBABLE FATAL SHOOTING- Park Rd at 16th St NW-DC. 30-ish-year-old man shot in the chest in CARDIAC ARREST. 1 suspect in custody at 1300 blk Otis Pl NW, 2 suspects still at large. 1 Park PD officer and suspect both asking for EMS. Local school on LOCKDOWN w/ manhunt.”

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