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Homicide: 5200 block of Just Street, Northeast

Sunday, September 18, 2016

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred in the 5200 block of Just Street, Northeast on Saturday, September 17, 2016.

At approximately 10:41 pm, members of the Sixth District responded to a call for a shooting. Upon arrival, they discovered an adult male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.  DC Fire and EMS responded to the scene and determined life-saving efforts were futile.  The victim remained on the scene until being transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. 

The decedent has been identified as 28-year-old Doran Melvin Woodson of Northeast, 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 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.