District Neighbors Lost to Violence Mar 3 – Mar 9, 2016

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

  • March 4 — 3300 block of 23rd Street, SE (shooting)
    26-year-old Noel Rezene, of Northwest
  • March 6 — 2800 block of Alabama Avenue, SE (shooting)
    39-year-old Ms. Ivy Tonett Smith, of Northeast

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

  • February 9, 2016 — unit block of M Street NW (shooting)
    28-year-old Jamar Morris of Northwest, DC.
  • February 10 — 1900 Block of 18th Street, SE (shooting)
    23-year-old Maurico Walker of Northeast, DC.
  • February 18 — 500 block of 58th Street, NE (double shooting, 1)
    51-year-old Clifton David Francis, of Northeast
  • February 18 — 500 block of 58th Street, NE (double shooting, 2)
    45-year-old David Aumon Watkins, Jr., of Northeast
  • February 19 — 1800 block of Benning Road, NE (shooting)
    21-year-old Dante Kinard, of Northeast
  • February 19 — 900 block of Eastern Avenue, NE (shooting)
    23-year-old Michael Donell Adams, of no fixed address.
  • February 22 — 4500 block of Quarles Street, NE (shooting)
    21-year-old Deandre A. Sibblies, of Northeast
  • February 24 — 3100 Block of Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, SE (shooting)
    22-year-old Demetrius Christopher Medlay, of Southeast
  • March 1 — 2700 Block of Langston Place, SE (2/29 shooting)
    21-year-old Adam Edwin Barker of Southwest
  • March 1 — 4200 block of 6th Street, SE (shooting)
    25-year-old Rudolph Garris, of Suitland, M.D.

#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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