WASHINGTON — A man has been arrested in the shooting of a 16-year-old boy in Southeast, D.C.

D.C. Police say they have arrested 22-year-old Derryck Antjuan Decuir on Friday. He has been charged with assault with intent to kill while armed.

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The incident happened shortly after midnight Tuesday in the 2800 block of 28th Streest, SE. Police say the boy was critically injured.

Police say the arrest was made due to tips and information the police department received from members of the community.

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