Washington, DC

7th and R Street, NW

Readers reported around 11pm: “Around the corner from the shooting last weekend. Around 10 shots. Sounded eerily like shooting last weekend”

MULTIPLE (7-15) gunshots on 7th St at 10:55-10:56 pm. Multiple ambulances on scene when I left. 7th ST NW completely blocked between Rhode Island and S st. Shaking a bit. Was 200ft away when the shots went off.”

From MPD:

“The Third District is currently investigating a shooting in the 1700 block of 7th street nw. An adult male has been transported to an area hospital with non life threatening injuries.

Motorists and pedestrians can expect road closures in the area as we investigate.

Anyone with information is asked to call 202-727-9099.

Shooting in the 1700 block of 7th Street NW. Lookout for a blue minivan fleeing west bound in the 1700 block of 7th Street NW.”


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