Four people were shot and wounded Wednesday night, including two juveniles, during a incident on a residential block of Anacostia in Southeast Washington, D.C. police said.
Authorities found the victims at the intersection of 16th and Butler streets SE after police responded for a shooting just before 9 p.m., said Officer Hugh Carew, a spokesman. All the victims were taken to hospitals with wounds that were believed to be non-life threatening, police said.
Officials said the victims were two men and two juveniles; one was a male and the other a female. According to preliminary reports, the victims were wounded in their extremities.
Police released no details immediately about what might have led to the gunfire.