A man was fatally shot early Saturday in the Benning Ridge neighborhood of Southeast Washington, according to D.C. police.
Police have also identified a man who was fatally stabbed on Tuesday in the 1300 block of U Street NW as Peter Lokuju, 51, of no fixed address. Police said the victim was found about 11 p.m. and died at a hospital. Police said they arrested a suspect, but that person has not made an initial appearance in court.
There have been more than 200 homicides in the District this year, the highest since 2003.