On Monday, November 12, 2007, at approximately 10:30 pm, Seventh District Officers responded the 900 block of Whaler Place, SE, for the report of a shooting. Arriving on the scene, officers located Lonell Thomas lying in the 800 block of Yuma Street, SE, suffering from gunshot wounds. On Thursday, January 10, 2008, at 8:49 pm, Thomas died from his injuries.
The case is under investigation by members of the Department’s Violent Crimes Branch. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Detective Dwayne Partman on 202 645-9600 or 202 497-4371 (c); Detective Robert Arrington on 202 391-6920 (c); or the Metropolitan Police Department’s Synchronized Operations Command Center (SOCC) at 202 727-9099