Search for suspect underway after man stabbed to death in southeast DC

Police are searching for a suspect following a deadly stabbing in Southeast DC. 

Officers were called to the scene in the 1600 block of 17th Pl SE at 6:57 p.m. for a stabbing where they found an adult male victim who is unconscious but breathing. 

The victim has since been pronounced dead and homicide detectives have been called in. 

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A car was also seen overturned in an alley at the scene. Police say one of the involved parties was possibly inside of the overturned car prior to the stabbing.

DC Police released a description of a suspect, saying he is a Black male, white cap, white polo shirt, last seen fleeing on foot towards 18th Street.

If you see the suspect, police say do not take action. Call 202-727-9099 or text 50411.