District Neighbors Lost to Violence Nov 21 – Nov 29, 2017

Please note: slightly longer “week” due to last week’s holiday.

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

  • November 23 — 2400 Block of Elvans Road, SE (shooting)
    43-year-old Joseph Phill Smith, of Northwest.
  • November 25 — 300 block of P Street, SW (shooting)
    18-year-old Khyre Amar Ledbetter, of Northeast

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

  • October 22 — 1900 block of Savanah Terrace, SE (shooting)
    24-year-old Andre Ricardo Harris, of Southeast
  • October 27 — 2200 Block of Hunter Place, SE (shooting)
    22-year-old Ernest Edward Baylor, Jr., of Southeast
  • October 28 — 1700 block of Benning Road, NE (asphyxiation)
    53 year-old Mawuli Kocuvie, of Northeast
  • November 5 — 900 block of Shepherd Street, NW (shooting)
    35-year-old Juan Nelson Roberts*
  • November 7 — 1300 block of Rittenhouse Street, NW (Shooting)
    16-year-old Yoselis Regino Barrios*
  • November 13 — 5100 block of 2nd Street, NW (9/24 assault)
    55-year-old Tsegaye Gebrehiwot, of Northwest, DC.
  • November 15 — 5200 block of Just Street, NE (shooting)
    25-year-old Danjellicca Ball, of Hyattsville, MD
  • November 18 — 3000 block of 30th Street, SE (shooting)
    30-year-old Marcel Harrison of Southeast
  • November 19 — 1000 block of Spring Road, NW (shooting)
    25-year-old Christian Isaac Lopez Ramirez, of Northwest.

*No location of residence shared by MPD.

#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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