Neighbors Lost to Violence Oct 20 – Oct 26

The District of Columbia experienced the following losses to violence in recent days:

Incidents, resulting in death, in the last week:
  • October 23 — Unit block of N Street, SE (shooting)
    First District, Ward 6
    31-year-old Kevaughn Washington of Oxon Hill, MD
    Note: this is corrected spelling after error in earlier notice
  • October 21 — 1200 block of North Capitol Street, NW (10/6 shooting)
    First District, Ward 6
    21-year-old Christian Mitchell of Northwest

Homicide notices issued in the last week for deaths earlier in the year:
  • homicide announced on 10/25: August 13 death due to July 12 shooting
    July 12 incident in 1400 block of Montana Avenue, NE (shooting)
    Fifth District, Ward 5
    24-year-old Quion Shears, of Northeast
  • homicide announced on 10/26: January 21 incident and death
    January 21 incident in unit block of 61st Street, NE (assault)
    Sixth District, Ward 7
    1.5-month-old Storm Serenity Frazier, of Northeast

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

  • 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
  • September 25 — 5100 block of 2nd Street, NW (trauma)
    Fourth District, Ward 4
    73-year-old Gloria Williams of Northwest
    Homicide announced last week; decedent’s identity released later
  • October 1 — 1300 block of Adams Street, NE (shooting)
    Fifth District, Ward 5
    18-year-old Ronald Porter, of Northeast
  • October 2 — 1200 block of North Capitol Street, NW (shooting)
    First District, Ward 6
    22-year-old Antonio Waller of Northwest
  • October 7 — 1500 block of Butler Street, SE (stabbing)
    Seventh District, Ward 8
    38-year-old Alphonso Lee, of no fixed address
  • October 11 — 800 block of 21st Street, NE (shooting)
    Fifth District, Ward 5
    28-year-old Eric King, of Northeast
  • October 13 — 500 block of 48th Place, NE (shooting)
    Sixth District, Ward 7
    15-year-old Andre Robertson Jr, of Northeast
  • October 15 — 600 block of Southern Avenue, SE (10/10 blunt force)
    Sixth District, Ward 7
    Assault occurred 10/10/22; victim died 10/15/22; homicide declared on 10/18/22
    55-year-old Mark Carter, of no fixed address.
  • October 16 — 2500 block of Pomeroy Road, SE (shooting)
    Seventh District, Ward 8
    32-year-old Jamontate Brown, of no fixed address
  • October 17 — 1300 block of Congress Street, SE (double-shooting)
    Seventh District, Ward 8
    19-year-old Reginald Cooper of District Heights, MD
  • October 17 — 1300 block of Congress Street, SE (double-shooting)
    Seventh District, Ward 8
    19-year-old Davonte Berkley of District Heights, 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.

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