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Man Shot After Motorist Sideswipes Him Downtown

by Andrew Ramonas — December 12, 2016 at 8:25 am 0

1100 block of 13th Street NW (Photo via Google Maps)Someone shot a man after a car driver clipped him downtown early this morning, police said.

The shooting happened on the 1100 block of 13th Street NW about 2:30 a.m. today.

The victim was standing by his friend’s car about a block north of Franklin Square when the motorist drove by him, hitting the man with a side view mirror, according to authorities. The man then turned to confront the driver and heard multiple gunshots.

A bullet hit the victim in his right arm. The motorist drove away soon after.

The condition of the victim wasn’t immediately clear.

Police did not release a suspect description. But they described the motorist’s car in a tweet:

Photo via Google Maps

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