District Neighbors Lost to Violence July 26 – August 2, 2017

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

  • July 26 — 3300 block of East Capitol Street, SE (shooting)
    37-year-old Victor Williams, of Southeast
  • July 26 — 2000 block of Fairlawn Avenue, SE (shooting)
    38-year-old Daniel Shelton Parker, of Southeast
  • July 29 — 3600 block of 22nd Street, SE (stabbing)
    32-year-old Demond Marcel Rush, of Southeast
  • July 30 — 4800 block of Kansas Avenue, NW (shooting)
    24-year-old Juan Carlos Osorio-Herrera, of Northwest
  • July 30 — 4800 block of Kansas Avenue, NW (shooting)
    23-year-old David Santiago Amaya-Medrano, of Northwest
  • July 30 — 4400 block of Quarles Street, NE (shooting)
    17-year-old Jermaine Richards, Jr., of Southwest

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

  • June 26 — 1600 block of R Street, SE (6/17 stabbing)
    23 year-old Leonte Cox, of Southeast
  • June 26 — 1300 block of Southern Avenue, SE (shooting)
    Victim shot April 9; succumbed May 17; homicide declared 6/26/17
    24-year-old Zaan Scott, of Southeast
  • June 28 — 1300 block of Trinidad Avenue, NE (trauma)
    29-year-old Michael Vest, of Northeast
  • June 29 — 800 block of 46th Street, NE (shooting)
    33-year-old Jeffery Lawrence King, of Woodbridge, VA
  • July 5 — Unit block of Galveston Street, SW (shooting)
    46-year-old George Denny Jr., of Southwest
  • July 5 — 300 block of 50th Street, NE (shooting)
    43 year-old Malachi Yisrael of Southeast
  • July 8 — 3500 block of Water Street, NW (shooting)
    19 year-old Kennedy Javier Amaya-Olivares, of Severn, Maryland
  • July 21 — 200 block of Wayne Place, SE (3/1 shooting)
    42-year-old Yashika Green, of Southeast
  • July 21 — 5000 block of H Street, SE (shooting)
    42-year-old Andre Jahmal Johnson, of Southeast
  • July 21 — 1000 block of 17th Street, NE (shooting)
    26 year-old Marcus Stephens of Oxon Hill, Maryland.
  • July 22 — 2200 block of Savannah Terrace, SE (shooting)
    32-year-old Shameka Delephine Jones, of Southeast

#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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