The Metropolitan Police Department announced today that an arrest has been made in the fatal shooting of 25-year-old Brandon Gaines. On Monday, May 19, 2008, Edward Warren, 16 years old, was arrested and charged as an adult with First Degree Murder while Armed.
On Tuesday, April 22, 2008, at approximately 7:13 pm, police were called to the 2000 block of Maryland Avenue, NE, to investigate the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, they located an adult male lying in the street and suffering from apparent multiple gunshot wounds. The victim, Brandon Gaines was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.