District Neighbors Lost to Violence Feb 1 – 8, 2017

The District of Columbia lost the following individual to violence this past week:

  • February 1 — 900 block of Eastern Avenue, NE (shooting)
    25-year-old Tyronn Julius Hodges, of Landover, MD.
  • February 5 — Unit block of Burns Street, NE (shooting)
    17-year-old Derronn Stover, of Southeast
  • February 7 — 1500 block of Irving Street, NE (shooting)
    25-year-old Cheval Reid, of Southeast, DC.

We are still in the 30-day mourning period for the following individuals lost to violence in the District:
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  • January 6 — unit block of Massachusetts, NE (assault)
    57-year-old Richard Lewis, of no fixed address
    assault occurred on 10/2/16; victim succumbed on 1/6/17
  • January 7 — 3500 block of 6th Street, SE (shooting)
    23-year-old Devin Hall of Temple Hills, MD.
  • January 8 — 1400 block of W Street, NW (stabbing)
    23-year-old Waliyatou Amadou of Northwest.
  • January 16 — 2400 block of Elvans Road, SE (shooting)
    68-year-old Vivian Marrow of Southeast
    mother of 3, grandmother of 11; important community presence
  • January 17 — 600 block of 14th Place, NE (shooting)
    22-year-old Ronnell Tye Reaves of Suitland, MD.
  • January 17 — 4400 block of Hayes Street, NE (shooting)
    44-year-old Anthony Irving, of Northeast.
    advocate for returning citizens
  • January 24 — 1600 block of Benning Road, NE (shooting)
    35-year-old Willie Starkey, of Northeast
  • January 29 — 200 block of 51st Street, NE (shooting)
    34-year-old Wilson Agbebaku, of Oxon Hill, MD.

#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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