Man Charged in September Slaying in DC

WASHINGTON — D.C. police have charged a man in the slaying of another man who was found unconscious in northwest.

Police say 24-year-old Awele Olisemeka of Washington died on Sept. 26, two days after he was found. He had suffered from several skull fractures.

On Thursday, police arrested 20-year-old Paul Jefferies of Washington. He is charged with second-degree murder while armed in Olisemeka’s death.

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