Police investigate fatal shooting in northwest D.C.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred in the 2500 block of 17th Street, Northwest on Sunday, April 17, 2016.
At approximately 3:11 am, members of the Third District responded to a call for the sounds of gunshots. Upon arrival, they located an adult male suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The victim exhibited no signs consistent with life, and remained on the scene until he was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. A second adult male victim was transported to an area hospital suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound.
The decedent has been identified as 35-year-old Jayvon Marshman, of Southeast, DC.
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. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.