Police: 4 men shot in Northeast DC

D.C. police cruisers are seen in this WTOP file photo. (WTOP/Dave Dildine)
WASHINGTON — Four men are being treated for gunshot wounds after a shooting in Northeast D.C. on Tuesday, according to police.

The shooting happened in the 1700 block of Benning Road just after 4:30 a.m., police said.

Two men are suffering from gunshot wounds to the upper body and two were shot in the legs, according to police.

Police are still investigating the motive behind the shooting.

Below is a map of the area where the shooting happened:

WTOP’s Mike Jakaitis contributed to this report.

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Valerie Bonk

Valerie Bonk started working at WTOP in 2016 and has lived in Howard County, Maryland, her entire life. She's thrilled to be a reporter for WTOP telling stories on air. She works as both a television and radio reporter in the Maryland and D.C. areas. 

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