Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating an assault with intent to kill which occurred in the Unit block of 46th Place, Northeast.
On Wednesday, August 13, 2014, at approximately 9:32 pm, shot spotter detected multiple gunshots on the 4600 block of East Capitol St., SE. Moments later, members from the Sixth District responded to a call for a shooting at 46th Place and Central Avenue, NE. Upon arrival, they located, along the unit block of 46th Place, NE, two adult males suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services personnel responded and transported victim #1 to a local hospital where he was admitted in critical condition. Victim #2 was also transported to a local hospital where he was listed in stable condition.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the police at (202) 727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the Department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.