Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department‘s Homicide Branch are currently investigating the death of a man that occurred on 14th Street, NW. <?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /?>
At approximately 7:37 pm on Wednesday, February 3, 2010, officers from the Third District responded to an apartment building located in the 2800 block of <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /?>14th Street, NW, for the report of a possible domestic dispute. Upon arrival, officers discovered the victim of an apparent physical altercation in an unconscious condition inside of an apartment at that location.
The adult male was transported by personnel from the DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department to an area hospital where he was subsequently pronounced dead.
The victim in this case has been identified as 28-year-old Todd Angelo Jackson of the 1300 block of Alabama Avenue, SE.
At this time, the manner of death in this case is being investigated as a homicide; however, the exact cause of death will be determined pending an autopsy to be conducted by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for the District of Columbia.