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Homicide: 1900 Block of 13th Street, Northwest

Friday, August 4, 2023


Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department's Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred on Friday, August 4, 2023, in the 1900 block of 13th Street, Northwest.


At approximately 1:27 am, Third District officers responded to the listed location for the sounds of gunshots. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male shooting victim. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and found no signs consistent with life. The victim remained on the scene until transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.


The decedent has been identified as 33-year-old Denzel Greenwood of Southeast, 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 responsible for each 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 sending a text message to 50411.