At approximately 2:07 pm, on Sunday, May 6, 2007, police were called to the 1300 block of 7th Street, NW, for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival police located two men, both 19-years-old, suffering from gunshot wounds received as the result of an apparent drive by shooting. One of the men had suffered a gunshot wound to the upper chest shoulder area and the other man had suffered a graze wound to the buttocks area. Both men were taken to an area hospital for treatment with apparent non-life threatening injuries.
A green 2000 Dodge Intrepid was seen fleeing the area on 7th Street, NW. It was later found abandoned at 4th and M Streets, NW.
The case is under investigation by detectives with the department’s Third District. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call police at (202) 727-9099.