District Neighbors Lost to Violence Jan 27- Feb 3, 2016

The District of Columbia residents lost the following individuals through violence this week:

  • January 27, 2106 — 300 block of 37th Street, SE (stabbing)
    35-year-old Robert Leroi Wiggins, of Southeast, DC.
  • January 31, 2016 — 1100 block of 17th Street, NW (stabbing)
    29-year-old Robinson Pal of Riverdale, Maryland.
  • February 1, 2016 — 53rd Street and Clay Terrace, NE (police-involved shooting)
    36-year-old Peter John of no fixed address

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We are still in the 30-day mourning period for the following individuals lost to violence in the District:

  • 700 block of 24th Street, NE — December 21 (stabbing)
    50-year-old Lenard Wills of Northwest, DC.
  • December 28 — 1000 block of Savannah, SE (gunshot)
    31-year-old Kevin Dennis Prater of no fixed address.
  • December 28 — 2300 block of Hartford Street, SE (gunshot)
    34-year-old Darnell Antonio Mayfield of Northeast, DC.
  • January 8, 2106 — 3700 block of Hayes, NE (gunshot)
    31-year-old Joseph Andre Robinson of Southeast, DC.
  • January 9, 2016 — 2500 block of Pomeroy Road, SE (gunshot, Jan 8)
    30-year-old Roger Lewis Haggins of Fort Washington, MD.
  • January 10, 2016 — 2000 Block of 32nd Place, SE (gunshot)
    21-year-old Sergio A. Verastegui of Springfield, VA.
  • January 20 — 200 Block of Anacostia Road, SE (gunshot)
    23-year-old Timon M. Jones of Southeast, DC.
    [reported on January 21]
  • January 22 — 400 block of M Street, NW (gunshot)
    37 year-old Matthew Shevlin of Northwest, 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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