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David “Sykes” Best, Jr.- Homicide Victim

Saturday, September 29, 2007

On Saturday, September 29, 2007, at approximately 1:18 am, David “Sykes” Best, Jr. was shot and killed in the 4800 block of Alabama Avenue, SE. The Metropolitan Police Department seeks the public’s assistance in gathering information regarding this incident.

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 Daniel Whalen at (202) 645-7072 or 202 277-9225 (cell) or the Metropolitan Police Department’s Synchronized Operations Command Center (SOCC) at 202 727-9099.