District Heights man shot and killed in D.C.


WASHINGTON, DC – Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred on Wednesday, July 21, 2021, in the 3500 block of Jay Street, Northeast.

At approximately 1:00 am, members of the Sixth District responded to the listed location for the sounds of gunshots. Shortly thereafter, an adult male victim sought treatment at an area hospital for a life threatening gunshot wound. All lifesaving efforts failed and the victim succumbed to his injuries.

The decedent has been identified as 25 year-old Malik Mack, of District Heights, MD.

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