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Posted at 5:27 PM ET, 05/28/2010

Man fatally shot in Southeast

By Washington Post editors

UPDATED, 3:02 p.m.

D.C. police identified the victim as Manuel D. Sanchez, 29, of Capital Heights.

UPDATED, 10:59 p.m.

A man who was cleaning up property in Southeast Washington on Friday afternoon was shot and killed, D.C. police said.

Cmdr. Robert Contee said the shooting occurred about 3 p.m. in the rear of the 4600 block of Hillside Road.

The man was apparently behind an apartment house with a crew of people hired for a cleanup when the shooting occurred, Contee said. He said shots were fired following an altercation.

The site is between Benning and Ridge Roads, east of Fort Dupont Park.

-- Clarence Williams

By Washington Post editors  | May 28, 2010; 5:27 PM ET
Categories:  Crime and Public Safety, DC  
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