MPD is investigating Friday night's fatal shooting of 21 year old Dante Kinard. At 9:42pm 5th District officers responded to a report of a shooting in the 1800 block of Benning Road. They located Kinard, who was suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital, but later died. MPD issued a look out for three males wearing black and yellow hoodies and jeans.
5D SHOOTING/18TH & BENNING RD NE/LOF 3 MALES WEARING BLACK AND YELLOW HOODIES AND BLUE JEANS/5269 pic.twitter.com/CwIXUaz20P— DC Police Department (@DCPoliceDept) February 20, 2016
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.