District Neighbors Lost to Violence Nov 21 – Nov 27

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

  • November 21 — 2300 block of Ainger Place, SE (shooting)
    33-year-old Brian Tyrell Butler, of Southeast
  • November 22– 3200 block of Dubois Place, SE (shooting)
    40-year-old Clarence Venable, of Southeast
  • November 25 — 2500 block of Rhode Island Avenue, NE (shooting)
    22-year-old Dante Hicks, of Northeast
  • November 26 — 4700 block of Benning Road, SE (11/22 shooting)
    17-year-old Eric Mercer, of Northwest

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

  • October 22 — 4400 block of Ponds Street, NE (shooting)
    23-year-old Juwaun Robert Smith of Northeast, DC
  • October 23– 2200 block of Alabama Avenue, SE (shooting)
    19-year-old Alvin Barnes of Southeast, DC
  • October 24 — 900 block of 21st Street, NE (shooting)
    32-year-old Alie Labay of New Carrollton, MD.
  • October 26 — 1700 block of R Street, SE (shooting)
    28-year-old Johnathan Mayrant, of Southeast
  • October 26 — 4200 block of East Capitol Street, NE (shooting)
    22-year-old Aaron George, of Northeast
  • November 4 — 3100 block of 16th Street, NW (stabbing)
    28-year-old Christopher Shepherd, of No Fixed Address.
  • November 9 — 200 block of L Street, SW (shooting)
    31-year-old Robert Hobson, of Suitland, MD.
  • November 12 — 4300 block of Wheeler Road, SE (shooting)
    21-year-old Majhe Powers, of Oxon Hill, MD.
  • November 17 — 4600 block of Hillside Road, SE (shooting)
    17-year-old Shaquan Buggie, of King George, VA
  • November 19 — 2400 block of Pomeroy Road, SE (shooting)
    24-year-old David Rogers, 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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