WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Metropolitan Police Department released new surveillance video showing two suspects running away from a deadly shooting in Northwest during the Memorial Day weekend.
Police say around 12:59 a.m. on Saturday, May 27, officers were alerted to the sound of gunshots. Once they arrived to the 100 block of Q Street, NW, they found the body of a man at the scene.
A total of eight people were shot, including 32-year-old Algernon Harvey Jones, of Southeast, died at the scene.
In the new surveillance video, police say, you can see two armed man get out of the car and run toward a crowd of people firing several shots as the victims run for cover. Then within seconds you see the suspects run back to the car and take off.
Police describe the getaway car as a black with tinted windows.
The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone that provides information which leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for any homicide committed in the District of Columbia. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the police at 202-727-9099.