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Homicide in the Unit Block of Hanover Place, NW

Wednesday, November 24, 2010
A 19-year-old male was fatally stabbed.

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a fatal stabbing which occurred in the Unit block of <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /?>Hanover Place, NW.

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On Saturday, November 6, 2010, at approximately 3:30 am, units from the Fifth District responded to the Unit block of N Street, NW for the report of a stabbing.  Upon their arrival they located a victim suffering from stab wounds.  The investigation revealed that the stabbing occurred in the Unit block of Hanover Place, NW.  The victim was transported to a local area hospital where he was admitted. On November 22, 2010, the victim succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.


The decedent is identified as 19-year-old Kevin Willis of Northeast, Washington, DC.


Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the police at (202) 727-9099 or 1-888-919-CRIME (1-888-919-2746).


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.


Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to D.C. CRIME SOLVERS at 1-866-411-TIPS and to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411. If the information provided by the caller to the Crime Solvers Unit leads to an arrest and indictment, that caller will be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.