METROPOLITAN POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS Cathy L. Lanier Traci HughesChief of Police Executive Director NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE METROPOLITAN POLICE DEPARTMENT Government of the 300 Indiana Avenue, NW, Room 5125 District of Columbia Washington, DC 20001 www.mpdc.dc.govContact: Officer Quintin Peterson, (202) 727-4383
October 3, 2008
FATAL SHOOTING ON HOLBROOK STREET, NE
Washington, DC Detectives assigned to the Metropolitan Police Department's Homicide and Sexual Offenses Branch are currently investigating a homicide that occurred on Holbrook Street, NE.
At approximately 5:45 am on Friday, October 3, 2008, members of the Fifth District and D.C. Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department personnel responded to an apartment in the 1400 block of Holbrook Street, NE to investigate the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, they located an adult male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the body and head.
The victim, identified as 46-year-old Andre L. Judd, of the 1400 block of Holbrook Street, NE, was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead at 6:18 am.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call police at (202) 727-9099 or 1-888-919-CRIM[E]. Anonymous information may also be forwarded to the department's TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.
The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for any homicide committed in the District of Columbia.