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Arrest Made in the Homicide of Jermaine Anderson

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

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.