Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch have announced that an arrest has been made in the fatal shooting which occurred in the 3400 block of Croffut Place, SE.
On Sunday, December 30, 2012, at approximately 12:08 am members of the Sixth District responded to the 3400 block of Croffut Place, SE for the report of the sounds of gunshots. Upon arrival they discovered an unconscious adult male suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services transported the victim to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.
The decedent is identified as 23-year-old Angelo Alphonso Payne of Southeast, Washington, DC.
On Tuesday, January 8, 2013, a male juvenile was arrested and charged with Murder One while Armed in connection with the fatal shooting of Angelo Alphonso Payne.