D.C. Police Arrest 2 After Double Shooting

View Comments
Latest News

WASHINGTON — D.C. police say they’ve arrested two men following a double shooting that left one man dead.

The shooting occurred shortly after 1 a.m. Saturday at a gas station near the intersection of North Capitol Street and Florida Avenue, Northwest. Two men were shot. Police say 28-year-old Freddy Hawkins died at a hospital, while the second victim is expected to survive.

Police say officers saw a car fleeing the scene, and they stopped the car on the Southeast-Southwest Freeway with four people inside.

Police say 20-year-old Justine Wilson of southeast Washington has been charged with second-degree murder while armed and assault with intent to kill. Twenty-three-year-old Reese Williams, also of southeast Washington, has been charged with accessory after the fact.

(© Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,738 other followers