At approximately 9:35 am, on Sunday, November 6, 2005, police were called to the 4400 block of 6th Place, NE, for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival police located a 29-year-old Maryland man, suffering from apparent blunt force trauma to the head. The victim was transported to the DC Medical Examiner's Office and pronounced dead.
The victim's identity is being withheld at this time pending notification of his next-of-kin.
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 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.