At approximately 10:27 pm on Thursday, May 17, 2007, 54-year-old David F. Harris was in the rear of 7304 Blair Road, NW, with a group of people. It was at this time that he was struck by a male subject and fell to the ground. Mr. Harris was taken to the Washington Hospital Center’s MedStar Unit suffering from apparent head trauma. At approximately 9:30 pm on Friday, May 18, 2007, he was pronounced dead as a result of his injury. The Metropolitan Police Department seeks the public’s assistance in gathering information regarding this incident.
The case is under investigation by members of the Department’s Violent Crimes Branch. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Detective Daniel Whalen at (202) 645-7072 or (888) 650-0042 (pgr) the Metropolitan Police Department’s Synchronized Operations Command Center (SOCC) at (202) 727-9099.