Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a fatal shooting which occurred in the 4200 block of <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /?>Gault Place, NE.
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On Wednesday, January 5, 2011, at approximately 7:20 pm, units from the Sixth District responded to the 4200 block of Gault Place, NE, for the report of a shooting. Upon their arrival on the scene, they located the victim suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.
The decedent is identified as 22-year-old Nicholas Satcher of Northeast, DC.
On Wednesday, January 5, 2011, 58-year-old Ronald Page of Northeast, DC was arrested and charged with Murder One while Armed.