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Homicide: 1200 Block of Brentwood Road, Northeast

Thursday, May 12, 2022

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred on Wednesday, May 11, 2022, in the 1200 block of Brentwood Road, Northeast.


At approximately 9:37 am, members of the Fifth District responded to the listed location for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, members located an adult male victim, suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. DC FEMS members transported the victim to an area hospital for treatment for treatment of life threatening injuries.


On Thursday, May 12, 2022, the victim succumbed to their injuries and was pronounced dead.


The decedent has been identified as 25-year-old Delonte Harrison, of Northeast, DC.


The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone that provides information which leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for each homicide committed in the District of Columbia. 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 sending a text message to 50411.