DC man dies from injuries suffered in 2017 shooting

The District has seen a marked decrease in violent crime in the first half of 2017. (File, WTOP/Dave Dildine)
WASHINGTON — A man shot in Southwest D.C. has died from injuries suffered more than a year and a half ago, D.C. police said Thursday.

Troy Souder, 28, was shot multiple times on May 19, 2017 on Irvington Street, Southwest. He was taken to a local hospital with life threatening injuries.

Souder died on Jan. 27 as a result of the injuries he’d sustained over a year and a half ago. His death has been ruled a homicide.

D.C. police have not yet identified a suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to call (202) 727-9099.

Rob Woodfork

Rob Woodfork is WTOP's Senior Sports Content Producer, which includes duties as producer and host of the DC Sports Huddle, nightside sports anchor and sports columnist on WTOP.com.

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