A capturing in Washington D.C. has left a number of folks injured, together with one police officer. A kind of shot is a youngster and is reported to be lifeless, the police mentioned, giving an replace on the capturing within the space of 14th and U Avenue, NW.
“Three civilians – two adults and one juvenile – have been shot. One police officer was additionally shot at. The police officer and two victims are recovering at a hospital. One sufferer, the juvenile, it seems is deceased,” Metropolitan Police Division chief Robert J. Contee mentioned.
Chief Contee and metropolis officers present an replace concerning a capturing with a number of victims shot, together with an MPD officer, that occurred this night within the space of 14th and U Avenue, NW.
– DC Police Division (@DCPoliceDept) June 20, 2022
The capturing came about throughout Moechella, which is described as an “Advocacy Competition Amplifying the Tradition of Washington DC,” Fox Information reported.
Extra particulars awaited.