Shots Fired 10pm in Columbia Heights and 5:20am in LeDroit Park near Howard University

Readers reported: “Police had the road shut down at Irving and 13th. There were more officers down at 13/Columbia.”

“approximately 12 shots fired in 20 seconds fired at 13th and Columbia just before 10:00 PM

From Howard University Department of Public Safety:

“The Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) and the Department of Public Safety (DPS) are actively investigating a report of gunshots near Howard University’s main campus.

It was reported that gunshots were fired this morning at approximately 5:19 a.m. in the 400 Block of 4th Street, NW. Law enforcement officers have recovered multiple bullet casings from behind the A-1 parking garage, located at 5th and V Street, NW. At the time of this alert, no suspects have been identified, and there have been no injuries reported.

Anyone who has information about this incident should immediately contact DPS at 202-806-1100, or call 911 to reach MPD.”

Recent Stories

Yesterday there were 63,474 total positives. explore all the official D.C. data here From the Mayor’s Office: “The District’s reported data for October 21, 2021 includes 114 new positive coronavirus…

Sweet City Rides

Thanks to Stefan for sending the bike ready for Halloween above, from Kalaroma. And this to Chris for sending the swanky ride from Georgetown below:

Opinions vary:

Your Afternoon Animal Fix

If you have any animal/pet photos you’d like to share please send an email to princeofpetworth(at)gmail(dot)com with ‘Animal Fix’ in the title and say the name of your pet and…


Subscribe to our mailing list