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Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 12/13/2011

Man shot dead by police was 20-year-old from Md.

The man shot dead by D.C. police officers Monday night has been identified as a 20-year-old from Maryland.

Police named him as Michael E. Epps, of Windsor Mill, near Baltimore.

Epps fired a gun and ignored orders to drop it, police said Monday.

The incident occurred about 7 p.m. in the 5300 block of Clay Terrace NE, according to D.C. police spokeswoman Gwen Crump.

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