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District man found fatally shot in Northeast

The body of a 21-year-old Northeast man was found Friday with multiple gunshot wounds.

D.C. police say Shawn Junior Ray was fatally shot in the 4200 block of Edson Place N.E. around 11:30 p.m. A second, unidentified victim was also injured and discovered with Ray was admitted to a local hospital with gunshot wounds.

No arrests have been made and the investigation remains active, according to D.C. police spokesman Araz Alali.

Keith Alexander covers crime, specifically D.C. Superior Court cases for The Washington Post. He has covered dozens of crime stories from Banita Jacks, the Washington woman charged with killing her four daughters, to the murder trial of slain federal intern Chandra Levy.


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