Man Killed in Early Morning Shooting in Southeast D.C.

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    D.C. police are investigating a fatal shooting that happened overnight in the Southeast section of the district.

    At 3:46 a.m., Metropolitan Police Department officers responded to the 2900 block of 2nd Street after a report of a shooting. They found Kenneth Guytrell Sweet, 30, of Northeast D.C., suffering from multiple gunshot wounds and unconcious.

    He was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

    MPD offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone that provides information which leads to the arrest and conviction of someone wanted for any homicide committed in the District of Columbia. Call police at (202) 727-9099, or submit anonymous information to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.