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D.C. police investigate apparent homicide in Southeast

D.C. police are investigating the shooting death of a man Saturday night. Police responded to the 2700 block of Langston Place, SE, just off Suitland Parkway, at about 11:58 p.m.

Officer Paul Metcalf, a police department spokesman, said the unidentified man was suffering from apparent gunshot wounds when police arrived. He was transported to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Metcalf said police are continuing to look into the circumstances of the man’s death.

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Ann covers legal affairs in the District and Maryland for the Washington Post. Ann previously covered state government and politics in California, New Hampshire and Maryland. She joined the Post in 2005.

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