A man was shot last night around midnight in the 1700 block of West Virginia Avenue NE in Trinidad. Fox5 and WUSA9 are both reporting that the victim, who
Alert: Shooting at 0001 hrs in the 1700 block of West Virginia Ave NE. Lookout for (2) B/Ms wearing dark jackets and jeans last seen heading west bound on West Virginia Ave NE.
DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/ EVENT # I20180745686
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.@MayorBowser & @DCPoliceDept Chief Newsham announce arrests in two recent murders:— Deputy Mayor Donahue (@SafeDC) December 18, 2018
• Malik Holston, 16, for the murder of Gerald Watson, 15, on Dec 13 on 2900 block Knox Place SE
• Malik Morris, 20, for the murder of Randall Francis, 20, on Nov 26 on 1800 block Benning Rd NE pic.twitter.com/2GnMrcUN2R
In a separate case, Mayor Bowser and MPD announced the arrest of 20 year-old Malik Morris for the Nov. 26 murder of 20 year-old Randall Francis in the 1800 block of Benning Road NE. Morris has been charged with First Degree Murder While Armed (Premeditated). Police originally named Morris as a suspect in the homicide on Nov. 28. According to an article in The Washington Post Morris was arrested Dec. 6 in Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania. He was extradited to the District yesterday.