District Neighbors Lost to Violence Sep. 17 – 23, 2015

#SayThisName for each person lost.

In the past week, the District of Columbia has been bereaved of six individuals (see blow) following through homicide. In addition, the decedent in a 9/5/15 homicide has been identified.

  • Sep 16 4200 block of East Capitol St NE
    38 year-old Levi Kinte Davis, of Baltimore, Maryland.
  • Sep 18 1800 block of Harvard Street, NW
    25 year-old Charles Antonio Welch, of Fort Washington, Maryland.
  • Sep 19 3200 block of 28th Street, SE
    39 year-old Marcellus Green, of Southeast DC.
  • Sep 19 2400 block of Elvans Road, Southeast
    22 year-old Deontray Ingram, of Southeast DC.
  • Sep 20 unit block of M Street NW
    28 year-old Kuron Calleo, of Northeast DC.
  • Sep 22 1400 block of V Street NW
    29-year-old Delany Christopher Epps of Northeast, DC.

Also NOTE: September 5, 2400 Block of Xenia Street, Southeast
decedent identified 9/23: 21 year-old Malik Mason Thomas of Temple Hills, MD.

We are still in the 30-day period of mourning for these individuals, lost to homicide:

  • August 18 4900 block of East Capitol, Southeast
    21 year-old Amari Jenkins of Southeast, Washington
  • August 18 2700 block of 17th Street, Northeast
    24 year-old William Conley of Northeast, D.C.
  • August 18 1300 block of Congress Street, Southeast
    31-year-old Tenika (Skinny) Fontanelle of Southeast, D.C.
  • August 19 3000 block of Stanton Road, Southeast
    29 year-old Johnson Jonas of Southeast, D.C.
  • August 21 3700 block of 18th Street, Northeast (gunshot)
    63 year-old Loretta Carswell of Northeast, Washington DC.
  • August 22 300 Block of 54th Street, Northeast (gunshot)
    26 year-old Kenneth Earl Watson, Jr of Northeast, D.C.
  • August 22 1300 Block of Stevens Road, Southeast (gunshot)
    24-year-old Antonio Dean of Southwest, DC.
  • August 23 4800 Block of Meade Street, Northeast (stabbing)
    33 year-old Bobby Ellis, of Southeast, D.C.
  • August 22/23 700 block of Fairmont Street, Northwest (assault)
    35 year-old Kassahun Abebe Edo, of Irving Texas.
  • August 28 4900 block of B Street Southeast (gunshot)
    26 year-old Omoni Johnson, of Northeast, Washington.
  • August 28 4900 block of B Street Southeast (gunshot)
    21 year-old Shaheed James, of Clinton, Maryland.
  • September 4 3000 Block of 25th Street, Northeast (gunshot)
    22 year-old Davon Wade, of Northeast, D.C.
  • September 5 400 Block of Xenia Street, SE
    21 year-old Malik Mason Thomas of Temple Hills, MD.
    (previously unidentified)
  • September 6 6400 Block of 7th Street, NW (gunshot)
    55 year-old Uyer Barnard Hooper, of Northwest, DC.
  • September 7 Unit block of Forrester, Southwest (gunshot)
    28 year-old Jarrell Hall, of Southwest, DC.
  • Sep 9 300 block of Franklin St NE
    victim succumbed to assault injuries of May 10 (notice sent 9/13)
    65 year-old Santos Garcia, of no fixed address.
  • Sep 11 unit block of Massachusetts
    57 year-old William Thomas Wilson, Jr, of Southeast, DC.

#SayThisName for each person lost.

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Data are taken from DC’s Metropolitan Police Department notices. (See “About” for a little more.)

For thoughts on responding from a faith perspective, please visit Song Every Day.


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