One man is dead and another is injured after separate overnight shootings in Southeast Washington, police announced Wednesday.
The first shooting took place shortly before 11:30 p.m. Tuesday night in the 3300 block of 14th Place SE. Police found a man who had been shot in the head and back. The victim, who has been identified as George Hardy, 42, of Southeast, was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.
A half hour later, police responded to a shooting in the 600 block of 53rd Street SE, about five miles away from the shooting on 14th Place and near the Prince George’s County line.
The victim, a man whose identity has not been released, had been shot in the arm. His injury was not life-threatening, police said, and he was taken to a local hospital.
Police have not named a suspect or motive in either shooting, and no arrests have been made.
This item has been updated.