Detectives of the The Third District of the Metropolitan Police Department announced that an arrest has been made in reference to the offense of assault with a dangerous weapon (firearm) that occurred on Thursday, October 28, 2021 in Block 1300 of 5e Street, Northwest.
At approximately 9:15 p.m., members of the Third District responded to the location indicated for the gunfire report. Upon arrival, the members located a young woman with gunshot wounds. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and transported the victim to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
On Friday, October 29, 2021, a 16 year old male, of Southeast, DC, was arrested and charged with Assault with a dangerous weapon (pistol)