Two dead, one injured after shooting in Northwest D.C.


WASHINGTON, D.C. (WDVM) — D.C. Police have identified two men killed in a shooting in Northwest D.C.

22-year-old Jovan Hill, Jr. and 19-year-old Tariq Riley, both of Northwest D.C., died of their injuries at the scene on the 100 Block of Q Street.

Police say the shooting took place around 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 26. D.C. Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded and provided aid, and one man later walked into an area hospital for treatment.

The Executive Assistance Chief of Police, Ashan Benedict, gave an overview of the situation. “Approximately 3:38 p.M. Third district officers received a call for service at the 100 blocks of q street northwest,” said Benedict. “When officers located two adult males. DC fire and EMS responded and provided medical care and transported them to area hospitals.”

Officials are asking anyone with information about the shooting to call them at (202) 727-9099.

This is a developing story.

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