WASHINGTON (WDVM) — Police have made an arrest after a shooting near National Park over the weekend left four people injured. They are still looking for a second suspect.
Police first responded to P Street, Southwest around 10:56 p.m. on Saturday for the report of a shooting. A girl, a boy and two men were taken to hospitals for non-life-threatening injuries.
Police said they arrested a 15-year-old boy from Temple Hills, Maryland, on Sunday. He has been charged with assault with a dangerous weapon.
They are still searching for the second suspect, who was captured by a surveillance camera.
Police ask that anyone with any information call (202) 727-9099 or text 50411.
Arrest Made in an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) Offense: 100 Block of P Street, Southwest
(Washington, DC) – Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s First District announce an arrest has been made and an additional suspect is sought in an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) offense that occurred on Saturday, April 9, 2022, in the 100 block of P Street, Southwest.
At approximately 10:56 pm, members of the First District responded to the listed location for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, members discovered a total of four victims had been struck by gunfire. A juvenile female, two adult males, and one juvenile male were transported to local hospitals for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
On Sunday, April 10, 2022, a 15 year old juvenile male, of Temple Hills, MD was arrested and charged with Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun).
The remaining suspect was captured by a surveillance camera and can be seen in the photos below:
This case remains under investigation. Anyone who can identify this individual or who has knowledge of this incident should take no action but call police at (202) 727-9099 or text your tip to the Department’s TEXT TIP LINE at 50411. The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $10,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for a violent crime committed in the District of Columbia.