Overnight homicide in southeast DC adds to week of violence

Police are investigating another homicide in southeast D.C. where a man was shot and killed overnight. The shooting happened around 2:45 a.m. in the 800 block of Southern Avenue.

Officers say an adult male was found suffering from gunshot wounds at the location and later died from his injuries.

Investigators have no word on a suspect or a motive.

This week was an especially violent one for D.C.'s southeast with police investigating several shootings and homicides.