Firefighters were alerted to a blaze on the 2300 block of Nicholson Street near Anacostia Park just after 6 p.m., D.C. Fire and EMS spokesman Vito Maggiolo said.
In a letter to students, Somerset Prep principal Lauren Catalano identified the victim as 15-year-old Maurice Scott, a freshman at the school.
Melson, a born and raised Southeast Washington D.C. native who has lived a majority of her life in either a homeless shelter, public housing, and even an abandoned house at one point, will be the first in her family to graduate from college.
A man was stabbed several times on the escalator at the station around 11:45 p.m. Sunday. The station was already closed at that time.
Dejuan Andre Marshall, 21, of Southeast, faces second-degree murder charges in the death of 31-year-old Abdul Seck, from the Bronx, New York, who was struck after Marshall’s Chevrolet Cruz hit a Chevrolet Malibu at the intersection of 16th and V streets SE around 3 p.m. Sunday.
Six people, including two juveniles and a pedestrian, were hurt after a Sunday afternoon crash in Southeast D.C.
A man was fatally shot after a dispute with another man while working with a road crew in Southeast D.C. Wednesday.
D.C. police are investigating after human remains were found in the 2600 block of 30th Street in Southeast.
Police have identified the victim of a fatal shooting in Southeast D.C. near the District-Maryland border. Maurice Wheeler, 28, was shot multiple times.
D.C. Fire and EMS rescued one person from a burning apartment unit in a three-story building on the 4700 block of Benning Road, SE around 9 a.m. Monday.
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Investigators currently believe the fire was sparked by “some form of human activity in the cockloft of the building.” The exact nature of that activity and who — or if anyone — sparked the flames remains unknown.
The deaths of two people found dead following a two-alarm house fire in Southeast D.C. on Saturday morning have been ruled homicides by D.C. police.
George Washington University Hospital said Wednesday it will resume talks to work toward a definitive agreement with the District to operate a new hospital in Southeast — a major win for the project’s supporters who feared its departure would destroy it.
A 19-year-old Alexandria, Virginia, woman was fatally shot inside a Southeast D.C. home Friday night, police said.
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