Video Captures Drive-By Shooting At DC Playground

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Third District seek the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a vehicle in connection with an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) offense that occurred on Thursday, December 6, 2018, in the 200 block of V Street, Northwest.

At approximately 11:31 am, members of the Third District responded to the listed location for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, members located an adult female suffering from a gunshot wound. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and transported the victim to an area hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. A second victim, an adult male, sought treatment at an area hospital for a non-life threatening gunshot wound.

A vehicle of interest was captured by a nearby surveillance camera and can be seen in the video and photo below: https://youtu.be/JxXmSxYiwFQ

Anyone who has knowledge of this incident should take no action but call police at (202) 727-9099 or text your tip to the Department’s TEXT TIP LINE at 50411. The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $10,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for a shooting committed in the District of Columbia.