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Shots Fired at 14th and Upshur St, NW at 2:45pm


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From MPD:

“Today at approximately 2:45 PM, members of the Metropolitan Police Department responded to a call for a shooting in the vicinity of 14th and Upshur Street, NW.

Responding officers stopped several juvenile suspects in reference to this offense. At this time, no victims have been identified. However, one vehicle was struck by gunfire.

Students at Roosevelt High School and Upshur Elementary [Ed. Note: Powell?] were briefly placed on lock down, which has been lifted at this time.

The investigation continues, and an update will be provided soon. Anyone with information about this offense is asked to contact the MPD Command Information Center at 202-727-9099.”

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