Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

FW: Homicide: 53rd and E Street, SE

Expand Messages
  • Press, MPD (MPD)
    Contact: Police Officer Araz Alali (202-727-4383) July 6, 2013 Homicide: 53rd and E Street, SE (Washington, DC)-Detectives from the Metropolitan Police
    Message 1 of 1 , Jul 6, 2013
    • 0 Attachment
       
       

      Contact: Police Officer Araz Alali (202-727-4383)

       

      July 6, 2013

       

      Homicide: 53rd and E Street, SE

       

      (Washington, DC)-Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a fatal shooting which occurred at the intersection of 53rd and E Street, SE.

       

      On Saturday, July 6, 2013, at approximately 2:14 am, a Sixth District uniformed patrol officer heard the sound of gunshots at the intersection of 53rd and E Street, SE.  Upon arrival, the patrol officer discovered an adult male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services personnel responded and did not find any signs consistent with life.  The decedent remained on the scene and was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for the District of Columbia, pending an autopsy.

       

      The decedent is identified as 38-year-old Christopher Ballard of Southeast, Washington, DC.

       

      The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone that provides information which leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons wanted for any homicide committed in the District of Columbia. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the police at (202) 727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.

       

      ###

       

       

       

      With the D.C. Free Summer Meals Program, Kids and Teens Eat For Free at schools, parks, and community organizations all summer long!
      Call 311, text 202-656-5EAT, or visit www.onecityyouth.dc.gov to find a site near you.

       


    Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.