District Neighbors Lost to Violence May 4 – May 10, 2017

The District of Columbia lost the following individuals to violence in the past week:

  • May 5 — 4600 block of Benning Road, SE (shooting)
    36 year-old Michael Dupree Price, of Southeast

  • May 9 — 100 block of Irvington Street, SW (shooting)
    25-year-old Damonta Thompson, of Southwest

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

  • April 16 — 600 block of C Street, NE (stabbing)
    79-year-old David Norwood of Northeast
  • April 17 — 1200 block of Stevens Road, SE (stabbing)
    53-year-old David Blakeney, of Southeast
  • April 17 — 2200 block of Mount View Place, SE (shooting)
    37-year-old Darryl Knight, of Northwest
  • April 27 — 2700 block of Bruce Place, SE (shooting)
    37-year-old Christopher Devin Heard, of Oxon Hill, MD
  • April 30 — 3500 block of Stanton Road, SE (4/14 shooting)
    26-year-old Michael Derricote, of Upper Marlboro, 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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