District Neighbors Lost to Violence Jul 19 – Jul 24

The District of Columbia lost the following individuals to violence in recent days:

  • July 19 — 1100 block of Queen Street, NE (double shooting)
    17-year-old Ahkii Washington-Scruggs of Northeast
  • July 19 — 1100 block of Queen Street, NE (double shooting)
    57-year-old Hugh Washington of Northeast, DC.
  • July 20 — 1100 block of U Street, NW (shooting)
    34-year-old Eric Byrd of Southeast
  • July 20 — 3000 block of 30th Street, SE (shooting)
    23-year-old Delwaun Lyons, of Southeast
  • July 21 — 1300 Block of Congress Street, SE (shooting)
    27-year-old Jamal Bandy, of no fixed address.
  • July 21 — 2600 Block of Sherman Avenue, NW (7/20 shooting)
    30-year-old John Fenner Thomas, of Northeast
  • July 22 — 1300 Block of Saratoga Avenue, NE (shooting)
    32-year-old Curtis Lowell Franklin, of Northeast
  • July 23 — 3900 block of Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, SW (7/8 shooting)
    20-year-old Timothy Richardson, of Northeast
    this is the second, recently succumbing victim of a double-shooting

In case anyone missed these names, posted late last week:

  • July 17 — 3800 block of 2nd Street, SE (shooting)
    28 year-old Mondell Valentine, of Takoma Park, MD
  • July 18 — 2700 block of Naylor Road, SE (shooting)
    11-year-old Karon Brown, of Southeast

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

  • June 19 — 700 block of Princeton Place, NW (shooting)
    29-year-old Juan Marcell Grant, of Northwest
  • June 22 — 600 block of Morton Street, NW (shooting)
    45-year-old Melton Grant, of no fixed address
  • June 22 — 300 block of K Street, SE (shooting)
    22-year-old George Hendrix, of Southeast
  • June 28 — 2400 block of 14th Street, NE (shooting)
    25-year-old Bernard Jarvis, of Hyattsville, MD.
  • June 30 — 3400 block of 13th Place, SE (shooting)
    18-year-old Ja’Vontay Brown, of Southeast
  • June 30 — 1400 block of W Street, NW (shooting)
    28-year-old Christopher Payne, of Bowie, MD
  • July 4 — 4200 block of 7th Street, SE (shooting)
    23-year-old Keonte Haynesworth, of Upper Marlboro, MD.
  • July 6 — 400 block of Burns Street, SE (shooting)
    25-year-old Demarco Jones, of Waldorf, MD.
  • July 8 — 3900 block of Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, SW (shooting)
    22-year-old Anfernee Vernon Walker, of Southeast
  • July 9 — 900 block Division Avenue, NE (shooting)
    32-year-old Dominic Robinson, of Northeast
  • July 10 — 2100 Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, SE (shooting)
    22-year-old Andre Broadie, of Northeast
  • July 11 — 1100 block of North Capitol Street, NW (shooting)
    33-year-old Clifton Telfaire, of Northwest
  • July 15 — 1300 block of Euclid Street, NW (stabbing)
    59 year-old Ronald Jones, of Northwest

#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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