(Washington, DC) – Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred in the 300 block of 37th Street, Southeast. On Monday, April 6, 2015 at approximately 7:42 pm members of the Sixth District received a call for the report of a shooting. Upon the units arrival, members located a juvenile male suffering from gunshot wounds. He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.
The decedent has been identified as 16 year-old Luke Holt of Northeast, Washington, 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.