Metropolitan Police Department

DC Agency Top Menu

Heat Emergency - A heat emergency is in effect for Washington, DC. Residents are urged to take precautions against the heat.
Find cooling centers and more information about heat emergencies.

-A +A
Bookmark and Share

Arrest Made in a Homicide: 1200 Block of 17th Street, Northeast

Friday, December 28, 2018

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch announce an arrest has been made in reference to a fatal shooting that occurred on Wednesday, October 24, 2018, in the 1200 block of 17th Street, Northeast.


At approximately 5:57 pm, members of the Fifth District responded to the listed location for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, members located an adult male, inside of a vehicle, suffering from a gunshot wound. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services were summoned to the scene and transported the victim to a local hospital. After all lifesaving efforts failed, the victim was pronounced dead.


The decedent has been identified as 22 year-old Roger Marmet, of Northeast, DC.


On Friday, December 28, 2018, pursuant to a DC Superior Court arrest warrant, members of the Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested 22-year-old Barry Marable, of Northeast, DC. He was charged with First Degree Murder While Armed (Premeditated).