Photo by PoPville flickr user Mark Andre
From the Mayor’s Office:
“In advance of today’s wintery mix, the DC Snow Team will have plows on hand to treat roads, bridges and overpasses as necessary.
Residents concerned about the treatment or plowing of specific roads should call the Citywide Call Center by dialing 311. For more information about DC’s snow program and preparing for winter weather, or to see where District Snow Team plows are working, go to snow.dc.gov.
Residents and motorists can register to receive important weather alerts from the District on their devices by signing up for AlertDC at alertdc.dc.gov.”
via google maps
“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred in the 3500 block of Georgia Avenue, Northwest.
On Thursday, April 5, 2018, at approximately 8:37 pm, members of the Fourth District responded to the report of an assault in progress at the listed location. Upon arrival, members located an adult male victim, inside of an establishment, who had been assaulted. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and transported the victim to an area hospital for treatment of life threatening injuries. On Friday, April 6, 2018, the victim succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.
The decedent has been identified as 33 year-old Yusef Turner, of Northwest, DC.
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.”