The Metropolitan Police Department is investigating a death that occurred in the Washington Channel at Hains Point in the unit block of Ohio Drive, SW.
On Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at approximately 8:15 pm, a 911 call was received from a male caller. Members from the US Park Police responded to the unit block of Ohio Drive, SW and located an unattended vehicle and some clothing located nearby. Members from MPD Harbor Branch responded to the scene and recovered an adult male from the water who was transported to a local hospital where he was subsequently pronounced dead.
The decedent has been identified as 32-year-old Marc Washington of Waldorf, Maryland.
The investigation is continuing.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the police at (202) 727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.