Man Fatally Shot in D.C.

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    NEWSLETTERS

    Police called to a report of a downed pedestrian early Sunday morning found a man suffering fatal gunshot wounds.

    Officers from Washington’s Fifth District were called to the 100 block of Irving Street NW, next to Washington Hospital Center, at 12:21 a.m., where they found a man lying in the street who had been shot.

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    Emergency crews took the man to a local hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

    The victim has been identified as 20-year-old Kevin Andre Washington of Northwest.

    Anyone with information on Washington’s death should call police at 202-727-9099.

    This latest shooting death comes after a 45-year-old man from Capitol Heights was shot and killed in southeast Washington on Friday night.

    In all, there have been six shooting deaths in Washington in the past five days.