Update: Homicide. 3pm Shooting yesterday afternoon in Takoma

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Full release from MPD:

“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred on Monday, January 30, 2023, in the 500 block of Somerset Place, Northwest.

At approximately 2:56 pm, members of the Fourth District responded to the listed location for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, the members located an adult male victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and transported the victim to an area hospital. After all life-saving efforts failed, the victim was pronounced dead. 

The decedent has been identified as 36-year-old Michael Gaddis of Northwest, DC. 

The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone that provides information which leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for each homicide committed in the District of Columbia. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the police at 202-727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by sending a text message to 50411.”

From MPD:

“On 1/30/23 at approximately 1500 hours, Fourth District members responded to a shooting in the 500 block of Somerset Place, NW. Upon arrival, they located an adult male victim suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported to a local hospital for treatment. 

If you have any information, please contact the Command Information Center on 202-727-9099, or send an anonymous text tip to 50411.”

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