WASHINGTON – The Washington D.C. Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) is currently conducting an investigation into a tragic shooting incident that claimed the life of a 23-year-old individual in Southeast Washington.
The incident occurred on S Street in the Southeast neighborhood at approximately 5:15 p.m. MPD officers swiftly responded to a report of gunshots in the area and arrived at the scene to find a young man inside a residential property with a gunshot wound. Despite the efforts of emergency responders, the victim, identified as 23-year-old Javonni Anthony Coleman, tragically succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The authorities are now actively searching for any potential suspects involved in the shooting. To gather information that could lead to an arrest and conviction, a reward of up to $25,000 is offered to individuals who provide valuable tips. Those with relevant information are urged to contact the MPD at 202-727-9099 or text 50411.
The incident has left the community in shock and mourning the loss of a young life. Javonni Anthony Coleman’s family and friends are devastated by this senseless act of violence and are seeking justice for their loved ones.
Southeast Washington, where the shooting took place, is a vibrant and diverse neighborhood where incidents of violence have unfortunately marred in recent years. The local community and authorities are working to address these challenges and create a safer environment for all residents.
The MPD is committed to thoroughly investigating this case and bringing those responsible to justice. The department urges anyone with information to come forward and assist in the ongoing investigation.
As the investigation continues, the MPD is determined to ensure the safety and security of the community. The loss of Javonni Anthony Coleman serves as a tragic reminder of the need for increased efforts to prevent such acts of violence and protect the lives of all residents.
Source: FOX5 DC