One man died and another man was injured from gunshot wounds early Sunday morning in Northeast Washington, according to D.C. police.
Police responded to reports of gunshots at 4:13 a.m. on the 1300 block of Saratoga Avenue NE, near Rhode Island Avenue. The two men were transported to a local hospital, where 24 year-old Michael Davis of Northeast was pronounced dead, said Officer Paul Metcalf, a police spokesman.
The other man, who was not identified, was treated for non-life threatening injuries, he said.
Police are investigating the shooting as a homicide. They are asking anyone with information about the crime to call the police at (202) 727-9099 or send an anonymous message to the department’s “text tip line” by text messaging 50411. The department offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone that provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of people involved in homicides within the District.