Neighbors Lost to Violence May 19-25

The District of Columbia experienced the following losses to violence:

  • May 19 — 1500 block of V Street, SE (shooting)
    Seventh District, Ward 8
    41-year-old David Christian Spencer, Jr., of Southeast
  • May 20 — intersection of Poplar Street and Oak Drive, SE (shooting)
    Seventh District, Ward 8
    34-year-old Cedric Williams, of Southeast
  • May 22 — 2500 block of Elvans Road, SE (shooting)
    Seventh District, Ward 8
    33-year-old Shawn Minor, of Forestville, MD
  • May 23 — Thomas Circle and Massachusetts Avenue, NW (shooting)
    No police district listed; Ward 2
    32-year-old Emmanuel Lys, of no fixed address
  • May 24 — 1200 block of North Capitol Street, NW (shooting)
    First District, Ward 6
    20-year-old Jahmeze Williams, 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
    As of 4/13, MPDC still reports that kin have not been notified

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

  • April 22 — 2900 block of Van Ness Street, NW (self-inflicted shooting)
    Second District, Ward 3
    23-year-old Raymond Spencer, of Northwest
  • April 23 — 700 block of Morton Street, NW (stabbing/shooting)
    Fourth District, Ward 1
    38-year-old Earnest Ray Thompson III, of Northwest
  • April 23 — 800 block of Crittenden Street, NW (shooting by police officer)
    Fourth District, Ward 4
    42-year-old Erica Graham, of Northwest
  • April 25 — 5200 block of Just Street, NE (shooting)
    Sixth District, Ward 7
    22-year-old Kinnon Abdullah, of Northeast
  • April 25 — 5000 block of South Dakota Avenue, NE (shooting)
    Fourth District, Ward 5
    26-year-old Zekariya Elmi , of Alexandria, VA
  • April 27 — 5300 block of Astor Place, SE (shooting)
    Sixth District, Ward 7
    24-year-old Delonte Williams, of Southeast
  • April 27 — 1500 block of Benning Road, NE (stabbing)
    Fifth District, Ward 5
    39-year-old Ladonia Boggs, of Northeast
  • May 2 — 1600 block of Benning Road, NE (shooting)
    Fifth District, Ward 5
    45-year-old Junior Johnson, of Southwest
  • May 2, homicide declared:
    death on January 29 — 3700 block of Georgia Avenue, NW (1/25 assault)
    Fourth District, Ward 4
    58-year-old Eduardo Cruz, of Northwest
  • May 4, 2022, in the 3000 block of Rodman Street, NW (stabbing)
    DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services, Ward 3
    59-year-old Daniel McKinney of Northwest
  • May 4, 2022, in the 2300 block of Green Street, SE (shooting)
    Seventh District, Ward 8
    24-year-old Davon Sullivan, of Southeast
  • May 5 — 2300 block of Green Street, SE (shooting)
    Seventh District, Ward 8
    33-year-old Treyvon Green, of Southeast
  • May 6 — 2300 block of Nicholson Street, SE (shooting)
    Sixth District, Ward 7/8
    32-year-old Rashad Davis, of Southeast
  • May 6 — 5000 block of Georgia Avenue, NW (shooting)
    Fourth District, Ward 4
    48-year-old David Boyd, of Northwest
  • May 8 — 2800 block of Hartford Street, SE (stabbing)
    Seventh District, Ward 8
    22-year-old Antonio Jones, of no fixed address.
  • May 10 — Unit Block of Galveston Street, SW (shooting)
    Seventh District, Ward 8
    19-year-old Deonte Pittman, of Southeast
  • May 10 — 2600 block of Stanton Road, SE (shooting)
    Seventh District, Ward 8
    38-year-old James Curtis, of Southeast
  • May 12 — 3000 block of Stanton Road, SE (shooting)
    Seventh District, Ward 8
    20-year-old Jordan Hill, of Oxon Hill, MD
  • May 12 — 1200 block of Brentwood Road, NE (May 11 shooting)
    Fifth District, Ward 5
    25-year-old Delonte Harrison, of Northeast
  • May 13 — 1200 block of Raum Street, NE (shooting)
    Fifth District
    48-year-old Christine Chase, of no fixed address.
  • May 13 — 200 block of Upshur Street, NW (shooting)
    Fourth District, Ward 4
    48-year-old Renard Thornton, of Northwest
  • May 13 — 3700 block of 14th Street, NW (shooting)
    Fourth District, Ward 4
    18-year-old Anthony Arter, of Northwest
  • May 15 — Unit block of P Street, NE (May 10 stabbing)
    Fifth District, Ward 5
    42-year-old Ebony Morgan, of Northwest

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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.

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