At approximately 9:30 pm, Saturday, November 19, 2005, police were called to the 5800 Block of 7th Street NW, to investigate the report of a shooting. Upon arrival officers located an adult male in the driver's seat of a Chevrolet Tahoe suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the head. DCFD emergency personnel responded to the scene but could find no signs consistent with life. The victim who has been identified as 24-year-old Antoine Womack of the 6000 block of North Dakota Avenue, NE, was transported to the Office of the DC Medical Examiner where and pronounced dead.
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The case is under investigation by members of the department's Violent Crimes Branch. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call police at (202) 727-9099.
The Metropolitan Police department currently offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for any homicide committed in the District of Columbia.