Fairmont between 14th & 15 Street, NW. Photo by Jess Durante
Pablo Maurer reported at 5:02pm:
“20 or so gunshots just now in columbia heights, maybe two blocks from me (I’m on Girard and 14)”
SheriC replied: “And there goes an ambulance in opposite direction on Fairmont.”
Updates as we get more info.
Update from a reader 5:31pm:
“At least one young male transported to the hospital not life threatening
2 men on bikes rode by away from
The scene and seemed to be tucking guns into their waistbands”
Update from MPD 5:34pm:
“The Third District is currently investigating a double shooting in the 1400 block of Fairmont St NW. An adult male has been transported to an area hospital with a non-life threatening gunshot wound to the shoulder. A juvenile male has also been transported to an area hospital with a non-life threatening gunshot wound to the arm.
Motorists and pedestrians can expect road closures in the area as we investigate.
Anyone with information is asked to call 202-727-9099.”