Neighbors Lost to Violence May 13 – 19

The District of Columbia recently experienced the following losses to homicide:

  • May 14 — 400 block of 2nd Street, NW (shooting)
    First District, Ward 6
    27-year-old Leonard Turner, of Southeast
  • May 15 — 3900 block of Minnesota Avenue, NE (shooting)
    Sixth District, Ward 7
    28-year-old Lester Howard, of Southeast
  • May 17 — unit block of O Street, SW (shooting)
    First District, Ward 6
    27-year-old Daqual Covington, of Northeast

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

    • April 15 — 3300 block of 10th Place, SE (shooting)
      Seventh District, Ward 8
      29-year-old Kerry Odoms, of Southeast
    • April 18 — 1600 block of 7th Street, NW (shooting)
      Third District, Ward 6
      44-year-old Ronald McKnight, of Northwest
    • April 20 — 1500 block of 45th Street, NE (4/19 shooting)
      Sixth District, Ward 7
      27-year-old Kentrell Devaughn, of Northeast
    • April 21 — Unit Block of Franklin Street, NE (4/20 shooting)
      Fifth District
      30-year-old Brandon Long, of Northeast
    • April 21 — 4600 Block of South Capitol Street, SW (shooting)
      Seventh District, Ward 8
      24-year-old Andre Butler, of Oxon Hill, MD
    • April 22 — 3700 block of MLK Jr. Ave SE (stabbing)
      Seventh District, Ward 8
      22-year-old Brandon Johnson, of Southeast
    • April 22 — 400 block of 37th Place, SE (shooting)
      Sixth District
      21-year-old Malik Morris, of Southeast
    • April 27 — 100 block of 35th Street, SE (shooting)
      Sixth District, Ward 7
      20-year-old Malik Tyger, of Southeast
    • April 27 — 3600 block of Massachusetts Avenue, NW (4/15 shooting)
      Second District
      49-year-old Oscar Rodas, of District Heights, MD
    • April 30 — 1100 block of 4th Street, SW (police-involved shooting)
      First District, Ward 6
      36-year-old Terrance Maurice Parker, of Southeast
    • May 2 — 2200 block of Minnesota Avenue, SE (stabbing)
      Sixth District, Ward 7
      46-year-old Louis Cheeves, of Southeast, DC.
    • May 2 — 600 block of Edgewood Street, NE (shooting)
      Fifth District, Ward 5
      20-year-old Delano Harris, of Northeast
    • May 8 — 400 block of 8th Street, SE (stabbing)
      First District, Ward 6
      29-year-old Keith Frye, of Southeast
    • May 10 — 2600 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, SE (stabbing)
      Seventh District, Ward 8
      47-year-old Georgette Banks, of no fixed address
    • May 11 — 1500 block of Maryland Avenue, NE (stabbing)
      Fifth District, Ward 5
      43-year-old Kareem Elliot Watkins, of Temple Hills, MD

#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.

#SayThisName for each person lost.

Mourn. Organize.
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