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Homicide: 5300 Block of E Street, Southeast

Saturday, June 1, 2019

June 1, 2019

Homicide: 5300 Block of E Street, Southeast

(Washington, DC) – Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred on Saturday, June 1, 2019, in the 5300 block of E Street, Southeast.

At approximately 2:19 am, members of the Sixth District responded to the listed location for the sounds of gunshots. Upon arrival, members located an unconscious adult male victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and after all life-saving efforts failed, the victim was pronounced dead.  

The decedent has been identified as 39 year-old Anthony Harris, 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 sending a text message to 50411.