Police are investigating a fatal shooting in northeast Washington.
D.C. police said they were called to the 200 block of 55th Street NE on Sunday around 1:30 a.m. for a report of gunshots. When they arrived they found an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound.
The man was unconscious and unresponsive and that he died of his injuries, police said.
Police identified the man as 39-year-old William Arthur Wells Jr. of Washington.
Police said a second man was found nearby in the 5500 block of Blaine Street suffering from gunshot wounds.
He was taken to the hospital in stable condition.