Navy Yard

Two Arrested After Shooting Feet Away from Nationals Park Wounds Two

NBC Universal, Inc. Two suspects are in custody after a shooting in Navy Yard. News4’s Darcy Spencer.

Two men were shot in the Navy Yard area in the early hours of Saturday morning, D.C. police said. 

Just feet away from Nationals Park, first responders found two men shot in the Unit Block of N Street SE around 3:00 a.m.

Both are being treated for serious injuries and are expected to survive, authorities said.

D.C. police said one of the wounded men is being charged with assault with intent to kill and carrying a pistol without a license. A third man was arrested at the scene and faces the same charge. 

Authorities believe both suspects were shooting at each other, according to a Metropolitan Police Department watch commander. Two weapons were recovered, police said.