Neighbors Lost to Violence Sep 22 – 28

UPDATE: Name of one decedent added

After an 11-day stretch with no such losses, the District of Columbia experienced the following losses to homicide in recent days:

  • September 22 — 700 block of Kenilworth Terrace, NE (shooting)
    Sixth District, Ward 7
    45-year-old Harold Blair, III, of Northeast
  • September 22 — 3000 block of Adams Street, NE (shooting)
    Fifth District, Ward 5
    57-year-old Bacilio Villatoro, of Silver Spring, MD
  • September 24 — 2300 block of 15th Street, NE (shooting)
    Fifth District, Ward 5
    32-year-old David Scott, of Northeast
  • September 24 — 2700 block of 30th Street, SE (shooting)
    Sixth District, Ward 7
    62-year-old Arthur Harrison, Jr., of Southeast
  • September 24 — 4500 block of Benning Road, SE (shooting)
    Sixth District, Ward 7
    26-year-old Antonio Taylor, of Northeast, DC.
  • September 25 — 5100 block of 2nd Street, NW (trauma)
    Fourth District, Ward 4
    73-year-old Gloria Williams of Northwest
    Update: decedent had been unnamed awaiting kin notification
  • September 26 — 1200 block of Meigs Place, NE (shooting)
    Fifth District, Ward 5
    23-year-old Jamal Gibson, of Southeast

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

  • August 23 — 2300 Block of Minnesota Avenue, SE (shooting)
    Sixth District, Ward 7
    24-year-old Chaquan Barbett, of Northeast
  • August 24 — 200 block of Florida Avenue, NW (shooting)
    Third District, Ward 5
    25-year-old Ahmad Clark, of Bristow, VA
  • August 24 — unit block of O Street NW (mass shooting)
    Two fatalities; three ambulatory injured
    Third District, Ward 5
    43-year-old Rashad Johnson of no fixed address
  • August 24 — unit block of O Street NW (mass shooting)
    Two fatalities; three ambulatory injured
    Third District, Ward 5
    53-year-old James Johnson, of no fixed address
  • August 25 — 800 block of 7th Street, NW (shooting)
    First District, Ward 2
    21-year-old Juwaan Henry, of Silver Spring, MD
  • August 26 — 100 block of 56th Street, SE (stabbing)
    Sixth District, Ward 7
    61-year-old Byron Palmer, of Southeast
  • August 28 — 100 block of Xenia Street, SW (shooting)
    Off-duty officer responded, Ward 8
    25-year-old Brandon Smith, of Northeast
  • September 1 — 1500 block of Mississippi Avenue, SE (shooting)
    Seventh District, Ward 8
    36-year-old D Angelo Taylor, of Suitland, MD
  • September 2 — 1600 block of 18th Street, SE (shooting)
    Sixth District, Ward 8
    43-year-old Jermaine Brown, of no fixed address
  • September 4 — 1800 block of East Capitol Street, NE (assault)
    First District, Ward 6
    31-year-old David Louis Baker, Jr., of Northeast
  • September 5 — 1000 block of 51st Street, NE (shooting)
    Sixth District, Ward 7
    31-year-old Terrell Felder, of no fixed address
  • September 7 — 600 block of Chesapeake Street, SE (triple shooting)
    Seventh District, Ward 8
    30-year-old Kendrick Phillips, of Southeast
  • September 8 — 1700 block of Minnesota Avenue, SE (9/5 shooting)
    Sixth District, Ward 7
    63-year-old John Murphy, of Southeast
  • September 9 — 1300 block of 5th Street, NW (shooting)
    Third District, Ward 5
    40-year-old Keith Allen, of Northwest
  • September 10 — 1300 block of Congress Street, SE (shooting)
    Seventh District, Ward 8
    18-year-old Lonzo Malcolm, of Southeast
  • September 11 — 700 block of T Street, NW (shooting)
    Third District, Ward 1
    50-year-old Stephon Jenkins, 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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