At approximately 6:18 am, on Wednesday, December 7, 2005, Metropolian Police were called to 4660 Marin Luther King Jr. Avenue, SW, for the report of an injured man lying in the stairwell. Upon arrival officers located 22-year-old Anthony Cunningham, of the same address, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the head. The victim was subsequently transported to the DC Office of the Chief Medical Examiner and pronounced dead.
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The case is under investigation by members of the MPDC's Violent Crimes Branch. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call police at (202) 727-9099.
The Metropolitan Police 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.