(Updated at 9:37 a.m.) Two men were injured in a shooting that occurred just blocks away from the Walter E. Washington Convention Center early this morning.
According to the police report, D.C. authorities first received a call for the sound of gunshots near the 1300 block of 7th Street NW at approximately 12:22 a.m.
When police arrived, they found two men suffering from gunshot wounds at the scene.
Both men were then transported to a local hospital.
Police say there were reports of a suspicious vehicle leaving the scene of the crime.
Anyone with information related to the shooting is encouraged to contact police at 202-727-9099.