Seth Holmes (Metropolitan Police Department)

An arrest warrant has been issued in connection with a fatal shooting last week near the southern tip of the District, D.C. police said.

Police said Friday that the D.C. Superior Court has issued a warrant charging Seth Holmes with second degree murder in the death of Damonta Thompson. Thompson was fatally shot May 9 in the 100 block of Irvington Street SW, police said.

Police gave no address for Holmes, but described him as a 23-year-old black man, 5 feet 9 and 180 pounds. They said he had brown eyes and black, shoulder-length hair.

He should be considered armed and dangerous, the police said.

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