WASHINGTON D.C. – At least 7 shootings over since Saturday across the city have left at least 2 people dead and several others injured.
On Monday, police released video of a person of interest investigators would like to speak regarding one of those shooting deaths Sunday morning.
Juan Carlos Osorio-Herrera, 24, was shot around 2 a.m. Another person was also shot during the incident. He was sent to the hospital in grave condition according to police.
An unidentified man also died in a shooting on Quarles Street NE around 3 p.m. Sunday.
Police also investigated four other shootings over the weekend (near 3500 Clay Place NE, near 1500 45th St. NE, near 300 Anacostia Rd. SE, near 2600 15th St. NW) and another Monday night on L St. NW.
Police Chief Peter Newsham expressed frustration over the weekend violence through a tweet published Sunday.
This comes at a time when police are telling the public they’ve done good job of taking illegal guns off the streets.
The Metropolitan Police Department offers rewards of up to $25,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for homicides.
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 sending a text message to 50411.