The District of Columbia lost the following individuals to violence in the last week:
- January 17 — 2000 block of 16th Street, SE (shooting)
23-year-old Jasmine Lashai Light, Southwest
- January 20 — 4700 block of Benning Road, SE (shooting)
29-year-old Kenneth Poindexter, of Southeast
- December 18 — 1900 block of Frederick Douglass Ct, SE (shooting)
17-year-old James Anthony Smith of Southeast
- December 26 — 2900 block of MLK Jr. Ave., SE (12/23 shooting)
22-year-old Maleak Coffin, of Southeast
- December 26 — 2200 block of Douglas Street, NE (shooting)
38-year-old Jermaine Bowens, of Northeast
- December 27 — 1800 block of Bryant Street, NE (shooting)
21-year-old Elijah Henry, of Northeast
- December 28 — 900 block of Eastern Avenue, NE (shooting)
23-year-old Ronzay Green, of Northeast
- December 28 — 800 block of Adrian Place, SE (shooting)
23-year-old Kerrice Lewis, of Hyattsville, Maryland.
- December 29 — 3900 block of 1st Street, SE (shooting)
20-year-old Dante Coleman, of Southeast
- January 5 — 5000 Block of Jay Street, NE (12/9/16 shooting)
17-year-old James Colter, of Northeast
- January 10 — 2400 block of Skyland Place, SE (shooting)
19-year-old Paris Brown, of Southeast
- January 12 — 400 block of Riggs Road, NE (shooting)
17-year-old Davon Fisher, of Northeast
- January 14 — 1700 block of Minnesota Avenue, SE (shooting)
14-year-old Steven Slaughter, 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.)
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