Police Investigate Shooting on H Street NE


At approximately 2:15 a.m. Wednesday morning, members of the Metropolitan Police District (MPD) First District responded to a shooting in the 1200 block of H Street NE.

Two adult victims were located, both suffering from gunshot wounds. Both received treatment at local hospitals, and the wounds are not life threatening.

The 1200 block of H Street NE was closed to vehicular traffic for about two hours to allow police to process the crime scene. It was reopened at about 6:03 a.m.

The case is being investigated by MPD First District Detectives. Anyone with information relating to this crime can contact them at 202-727-9099. Information can also be submitted via the Text Tip Line at 50411.