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Around 6:30pm last night a reader wrote:

“Any info on the incident shutting down N Capital just north of RI? Seems like they’ve roped off at least a couple blocks”

Uncle Jazz reported:

“I heard the shots. A clear 5 shots. Victim was hit across North Cap from The Pub and the People. Ambulance was on the scene quickly and the victim was conscious.”

From MPD Tuesday night:

“Earlier today Fifth District Units responded to the 1700 Blk of Lincoln Rd NE for a call for a shooting. Officers located an adult male victim in the 1600 Blk of North Capitol St NE suffering from gunshot wounds to the arm and leg.

The victim reported being in the 1700 Blk of Lincoln Rd NE when he became involved in a verbal altercation with the suspect. The suspect produced a handgun and fired multiple rounds at the victim. The victim was transported to an area hospital and is in stable condition. The case is currently being investigated by the Fifth District’s Detectives Officer. Anyone with information regarding the shooting are urged to contact MPD at 202-727-9099.”


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