Man Charged in Fatal Triple Shooting Near D.C. High School

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UPDATED: July 14 6:18 a.m.

WASHINGTON (WNEW/AP) — District of Columbia police say they have arrested a suspect in a triple shooting on North Capitol Street that has left two people dead.

Police say one juvenile and two adults were found shot just after 1 a.m. Sunday morning in a vehicle at North Capitol and T streets NW — one block away from McKinley Technology High School.

Police say 21-year-old Donchell Thomas of Montgomery Village, Maryland, died later at a hospital. Police issued a news release late Sunday that says 20-year-old Derek Price of District Heights, Maryland, was pronounced dead Sunday evening.

The third victim’s condition was not released.

Authorities say 36-year-old Jimmie Fleming of Washington has been charged with first-degree murder while armed and assault with intent to kill.

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