UPDATE: Washington Blade has more information.
A patron at Town Danceboutique died after suffering a heart attack at the popular dance club on Saturday night. A source has told Borderstan that he believes the response time from emergency personnel may have been unusually long.
The following message was sent to the club’s email list:
On Saturday night, May 1st, a 58 year old patron had a heart attack and collapsed at Town Danceboutique. Â The club contacted emergency personnel who responded and worked extensively trying to revive him. Â He was transported to the hospital where he later passed away. Â We closed the club early due to this horrible event. Â Our thoughts are with him and his
We hope to have more details later. Town is located at 2009 8th Street NW, just north ofÂ U Street.