On Friday, January 6, 2009, at approximately 12:30 pm, Joseph Barton was shot and killed inside 1339 Ft. Stevens Road, NW. The Metropolitan Police Department seeks the public’s assistance in gathering information regarding this incident.
This case is being investigated by the department’s Homicide and Sexual Offenses Branch. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Detective William Covington onr 202-489-1914; Detective Sean Cain on 202-497-4326 or 202-645-9600; or the Command Information Center (CIC) at (202) 727-9099. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call 1-888-919-CRIME (2746).
Anonymous information may also be forwarded to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.