At approximately 11:42 pm, Wednesday, July 5, 2006, Metropolitan Police were called to the 1400 block of Duncan Street, NE, for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located 30-year-old Darryl A. Hill, of the 1400 block of Duncan Street, NE, suffering from apparent multiple gunshot wounds to the body. He was taken to the Washington Hospital Center's MedStar Unit and pronounced dead.
Police also located a 22-year-old male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the body, a 30-year-old male suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the body, and a 37-year-old man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the ankle. All the victims were taken to area hospitals. The 22-year-old male was admitted in critical but stable condition; the other two victims were admitted in stable condition. Their names are being withheld because they are considered witnesses at this time.
The case is under investigation by members of the department's Violent Crimes Branch. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call police at (202) 727-9099.
The department currently offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for any homicide committed in the District of Columbia.