Neighbors Lost to Violence Feb 24 – Mar 2

The District of Columbia experienced the following loss to homicide LAST WEEK — sorry for delay:

  • February 27 — 100 block of N Street, NW (shooting)
    Third District, Ward 5
    32-year-old Michael Whitehead, of Hyattsville, MD

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

  • January 27 — 4400 block of Connecticut Avenue, NW (shooting)
    Second District, Ward 3
    20-year-old Dasha Cleary, of Waldorf, MD
  • January 31 — 3200 block of M Street, NW (shooting)
    Second District, Ward 2
    27-year-old Tarek Boothe, of Alexandria, VA
  • February 1 — 2300 block of 4th Street, NE (shooting)
    Fifth District, Ward 5
    31-year-old Matthew Murphy, of Northeast
  • February 5–Southbound 295 near East Capitol Street, SE (stabbing)
    Sixth District, Ward 7
    32-year-old Passion Pleasant, of Northeast
  • February 7 — 4200 Block of Edson Place, NE (shooting)
    Sixth District, Ward 7
    52-year-old Ernest Dorsey, of Northeast
  • February 8 — Unit block of Chesapeake Street, SE (shooting)
    Seventh District, Ward 8
    16-year-old DeShawn Francis, of Alexandria, VA
    notice did not arrive until Feb 11, thus later posting
  • February 9 — 500 block of Division Avenue, NE (shooting)
    Sixth District, Ward 7
    54-year-old Pamela Thomas, of Northeast
  • February 10 — 3900 block of Pennsylvania Avenue, SE (shooting)
    Sixth District, Ward 7
    28-year-old Adrian Williams, of no fixed address
  • February 15 — 3800 block of 9th Street, SE (shooting)
    Seventh District, Ward 8
    20-year-old Vincent Robison, of Southeast
  • Additional note:
    February 9 — unit block of O Street NW (2/5 stabbing)
    homicide declared on 2/10; awaiting notification of kin for name
  • February 21 — 3200 block of 13th Street, NW (shooting)
    Third District, Ward 1
    33-year-old Dejuan Hailstorks, of Northwest
  • February 22 — 2700 block of Bruce Place, SE (shooting)
    Seventh District, Ward 8
    22-year-old Marcquael Chambers, of Southeast
  • February 22 — 1500 block of North Capitol Street, NE (shooting)
    Fifth District, Ward 5
    34-year-old Miana Luckett , 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.

#SayThisName for each person lost.

Mourn. Organize.
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