WASHINGTON - A 17-year-old teenager is dead and two others were injured in a shooting in Northeast D.C. on Friday, according to officials.
D.C. police said the shooting happened in the basement of a home in the 400 block of Riggs Road Northeast near LaSalle Elementary School at about 2:05 p.m.
Authorities said when officers arrived at the home, 17-year-old Davon Fisher and two men were found suffering from gunshot wounds.
Fisher was pronounced dead at the scene. The other two victims were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police say.
Detectives described the suspect as a man with a slim building standing about 5'9" tall. He was last seen wearing a black jacket, dark-colored pants and a dark-colored ski mask.
The 400 block of Eastern Avenue Northeast was closed in both directions from Eastern Avenue to Chillum Place, Northeast while detectives investigated the scene.
Anyone with information that could aid detectives in their investigation was urged to call the Metropolitan Police Department at (202) 727-9099.