Fatal shooting in Southeast D.C. Under Investigation
Washington, D.C. – Police in the District are currently investigating a tragic incident following a fatal shooting in Southeast D.C. that occurred on Tuesday evening. The incident took place in the 2400 block of S St. SE, where officers responded to a report of a shooting around 5:00 p.m.
Upon arriving at the scene, officers discovered the lifeless body of a man inside a residence. The victim has been identified as 23-year-old Jabonni Anthony Coleman, a resident of Southeast D.C. It is believed that he succumbed to a gunshot wound.
Authorities are now seeking the public’s assistance in bringing justice to Coleman’s untimely death. A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered for any information that could lead to the arrest and conviction of the perpetrator(s) responsible for this heinous act. Citizens with relevant information are urged to contact the police at (202) 727-9099 or provide anonymous tips through the text line at 50411.
Although the investigation is still ongoing, the incident has left the community in shock and mourning. Residents in Southeast D.C. are grappling with the impact of this tragic event, as they struggle to come to terms with the loss of a young life in their neighborhood.
This shooting serves as a tragic reminder of the ongoing issue of gun violence that plagues many communities across the United States. It highlights the urgent need for stricter gun control measures and comprehensive efforts to address the root causes of violence.
The police are committed to ensuring the safety and security of all residents in the District, and they are determined to bring the perpetrator(s) to justice. As the investigation progresses, updates will be provided to the public to keep them informed and involved in seeking justice for Jabonni Anthony Coleman.
Communities coming together to support one another during times of tragedy is crucial. It is our collective responsibility to work towards creating safer neighborhoods where such incidents become a thing of the past.