Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch have announced that an arrest has been made in the fatal shooting of 19 year-old Jermaine Anderson.
On Sunday, May 8, 2011, at approximately 1:00 am, units from the Fifth District responded to the 1800 block of <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /?>Central Place, NE for the sounds of gunshots. Upon arrival on the scene, they found a male victim suffering from a gunshot wound. Personnel from DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services transported the victim to a local hospital where he was listed in critical condition and later succumbed to his injuries.
On Wednesday, August 3, 2011, at approximately 4:20 pm, members from the Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested 22 year-old Marc Terrence Tapp of Northwest, Washington, DC, pursuant to a DC Superior Court warrant charging him with First Degree Murder while Armed.