Arrest made in D.C. fatal shooting

Washington police have made an arrest in the June 1 shooting death of 31-year-old Robert Plight.

Police gave no motive Saturday when they announced that on Friday they arrested Allen Culver, 24, and charged him with second-degree murder while armed. Both men are from Southeast, police said.

It was about 8:10 p.m. that Saturday when police were called to the 4400 block of Benning Road, NE. They found Plight suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to a local hospital and pronounced dead.

Michelle Boorstein is the Post’s religion reporter, where she reports on the busy marketplace of American religion.
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