Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch have announced an arrest has been made in a homicide that occurred on Wednesday, November 9, 2022, in the 1300 block of Savannah Street, Southeast.
At approximately 12:05 am, members of the Seventh District responded to the listed location for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, the members located an adult male victim, suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and transported the victim to an area hospital. After all life-saving efforts failed, the victim was pronounced dead.
The decedent has been identified as 38-year-old Darnell Shaw Jr. of Southeast, DC.
On Tuesday, December 6, 2022, pursuant to a DC Superior Court arrest warrant, 49-year-old Andre White of Southeast, DC, was arrested and charged with First Degree Murder while Armed-(Premeditated).