Man shot, killed in Southeast DC as city's homicide count continues to climb

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An overnight shooting death in southeast D.C. is now the city's 138th homicide of the year.

D.C. police investigators say a man was shot around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 4800 block of Alabama Avenue. Officers say dozens of shots were fired and the man died on the scene.

Police say they are looking for a black male with black clothing in connection with the shooting. The investigation is continuing.