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Man found shot dead in Southeast on Saturday morning

A District man was found shot dead inside a vehicle in Southeast Washington Saturday morning, police said.

Officer Hugh Carew, a department spokesman, said two adult male gunshot victims were found by police at 5:38 a.m. in the 1200 block of Stevens Road SE. One, 34-year-old Michael Oshea Smith of Southeast, lay dead inside the vehicle.

The other lay in the street with non-life-threatening injuries, Carew said.

Officers were on the lookout for a blue Mercury with Maryland tags, Carew said. No other details were immediately available.

This item has been updated.

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