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Arrest Made in the Homicide in the 1000 Block of Rhode Island Avenue NE

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Arrest Made in the Homicide in the 1000 Block of Rhode Island Avenue NE

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch have announced an arrest has been made in the fatal shooting which occurred in the 1000 block of Rhode Island Avenue, NE.

On Thursday, August 23, 2012, at approximately 10:15 pm units from the Fifth District responded to the 1000 block of Rhode Island Avenue, NE for the report of a shooting.  Upon arrival, they located an adult male victim, unconscious and unresponsive suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.  DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services personnel responded and transported the victim to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.

The decedent is identified as 22 year-old Bidley Warren of Northeast, Washington, DC.

On Wednesday, October 3, 2012, members of the Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested 22-year-old Sean Carter of Northeast pursuant to a DC Superior Court warrant in Fulton County, Georgia where he was detained pending extradition.

On Monday, October 15, 2012, Sean Carter was extradited to the District of Columbia where he was arrested and charged with First Degree Murder while Armed for the shooting death of Bidley Warren.