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Homicide in the 1300 Block of 6th Street, Northwest

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

(Washington, DC) – Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred in the 1300 block of 6th Street, Northwest.

On Monday, May 25, 2015 at approximately 8:50 pm, members of the Third District responded to a call for a shooting in the area of the 1300 block of 6th Street, Northwest.  Upon their arrival, members located an adult female suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Fire and Emergency Medical Services personnel transported the victim to an area hospital, where she succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced dead.

The decedent has been identified as 31 year-old Tamara Gliss of Northwest, DC.
The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone that provides information which leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons wanted for any homicide committed in the District of Columbia. 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.