D.C. police offer $25,000 for suspect in Wednesday murder


WASHINGTON, DC – Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred on Wednesday, September 1, 2021, in the 800 block of 3rd Street, Southeast.

At approximately 3:21 am, members of the First District responded to the area of the listed location for the reports of an individual down. Upon arrival, members located an adult male suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and found the victim displayed no signs consistent with life. The victim remained on scene until transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.

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The decedent has been identified as 35 year-old Carl Harris, of no fixed address.

The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone that provides information which leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for each homicide committed in the District of Columbia.