A man was fatally shot Monday afternoon in Southeast Washington, D.C. police said.

Tyree Brox, 25, of Suitland, Md., was found in a car about 2:30 p.m. at 51st Street and Bass Place SE, police said. The car was stopped in the roadway, and Brox was suffering from apparent gunshot wounds, they said.

He died at the scene, police said.

No information was available about who shot him, or why.