Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch have announced an arrest has been made in an Assault with Intent to Kill (Gun) offense that occurred in the 1400 block of Saratoga Avenue, Northeast, on Thursday, August 10, 2017.
At approximately 3:32 pm, members of the Fifth District responded to the listed location for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, they located an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound. A juvenile female was also located, inside of a vehicle, suffering from a gunshot wound. DC Fire and EMS responded to the scene and transported both victims to area hospitals. The juvenile female was admitted in grave condition.
On Thursday, August 10, 2017, 21 year-old Philip Carlos McDaniel, of Northeast, DC, was arrested and charged with Assault with Intent to Kill (Gun).
This case remains under investigation. Anyone who has information regarding this case should call police at 202-727-9099. Additionally, information may be submitted to the TEXT TIP LINE by sending a text message to 50411. The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $10,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for a violent offense committed in the District of Columbia.