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6-10 shots fired reported around 9:19am in Columbia Heights, Man shot in hand

14th and Irving St, NW

Update from MPD:

“The Third District is currently investigating a shooting in the 1400 block of Irving Street NW. An adult male has been transported to an area hospital with a non life threatening gunshot wound to the hand.

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

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

Readers report:

“multiple shots fired on Irving St NW and a police response minutes later, around 9:24”

“shooting at 14th and Irving. Sounded like 8 shots from my window. Very quick response by PD”

“shooting at 14 & Irving. Heard about 9 shots.”

“Mulitple gunshots just went off in Columbia Heights near metro. Police giving chase south on 14th.”

“10-15 shots fired in alley of Colombia heights next to the intake of unity clinic upper Cardozo. Stay safe everyone.”

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