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Two Men Injured in Shooting Near Convention Center in Shaw

by Tim Regan July 2, 2015 at 6:00 am 3 Comments

1300 7th

(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.

Comments (3)

  1. Mystery Woman

    THEM. Always.

  2. @ShawingtonTimes

    there’s an MPD “crime” camera at 7th & O St NW, north end of 1300 block, surely it captured the image of the vehicle since that corner block is so well lit.

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