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Man Slain in Adams Morgan Double Shooting

by Andrew Ramonas April 17, 2016 at 12:20 pm 1 Comment

Police car lightA 35-year-old man was killed and another man was injured in a shooting in Adams Morgan early this morning, according to authorities.

The double shooting happened on the 2500 block of 17th Street NW about 3:15 a.m. The block is about two blocks west of Meridian Hill Park.

Police responding to a report of gunshots in the area found Jayvon Marshman of Southeast D.C. dead on the scene. Cops also located a second man with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. He was brought to a local hospital for treatment.

Police haven’t released any suspect information.

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.

Comments (1)

  1. Jayvon Marshman was reportedly an 1-7 gang member–charged and acquitted of murder in 2002.

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/archive/opinions/2003/11/08/gun-n-run-dcs-game/8f3e3fe2-f1c5-4205-9326-0e8cecf62ce0/

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