Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred in the 2200 block of Savannah Terrace, Southeast, on Saturday, July 22, 2017.
At approximately 8:16 am, members of the Seventh District were dispatched to the listed location for the report of a shooting. Upon arriving on the scene, members located an adult female, inside of a residence, suffering from a gunshot wound. DC Fire and EMS responded and found no signs consistent with life and the victim was pronounced dead. The victim remained on the scene and was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.
The decedent has been identified as 32-year-old Shameka Delephine Jones, of Southeast, DC.
On Saturday, July 22, 2017, 40-year-old Ronald Randolph, Jr., of Southeast, DC was arrested and charged with First Degree Murder while Armed.