Police responded to a report of a fight on the 700 block of Fairmont Street NW on Saturday at approximately 3:00 am. When officers arrived, they found 35 year-old Kassahun Abebe Edo of Irving, Texas, on the ground and unconscious.
Police say that during the fight, Edo was assaulted, fell to the ground and hit his head on the curb.
Edo was transported from the scene to a hospital, where he died on Sunday.
The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone that provides information which leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for any homicide committed in the District of Columbia. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the police at (202) 727-9099.
Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.