photo by Larry Handerhan, Eastern Black Rail Bird by Yulia Augustinovich
Thanks to Larry for sharing:
“LeDroit Park’s newest mural is looking good! Located at 3rd and Elm, this marsh bird is called a Black Rail and was painted to honor the 50th anniversary of the Endangered Species Act”
“Alert: Shooting Investigation at 2258 hours at 14th Street and Randolph Street NW. Lookout for B/M 5’6″ wearing black shirt with gray pants.”
“Alert: Shooting Investigation in the 600 Block of Bryant St NW. Lookout a possible white SUV last seen S/B on Georgia Ave., NW.
The Third District is currently investigating a shooting at 6th and W street NW” Read More
251 Florida Ave, NW
via google maps
“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred on Friday, April 14, 2023, in the 200 block of V Street, Northwest.
At approximately 2:47 am, Third District officers responded to the listed location for the report of a shooting. Read More
This rental is located at 523 Florida Ave, NW. The Craigslist ad says:
“$1,975 / 1br – 649ft2 – 1 Bed 1 Bath LeDeroit Park (Washington) Read More
515 Florida Ave, NW
A reader writes: “There was a shooting last night at 14th and Spring. The victim was found in the alley behind Mezcalero. She was awake and alert and looked like she’d survive. I heard she was shot a couple times in the leg. I heard two gunshots then an additional four a couple of seconds later.”
MPD reported: “Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Fourth District seek the public’s assistance in locating suspects in reference to an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) offense that occurred on Monday, January 2, 2023, in the 1400 block of Spring Road, Northwest.
At approximately 12:08 am, MPD responded to the listed location for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, MPD located an adult female victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment of a non-life-threatening injury.”
And in LeDroit Park, Pete wrote on Monday at 7:25pm: “shootout just now in LeDroit Park.” Other replied: Read More
via google maps
From MPD at 10:30pm:
“Alert: Shooting investigation in the 1800 block of 3rd Street NW No Lookout.”
Updates if/when more info is released.