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Posted at 8:12 PM ET, 03/23/2010

Man shot, wounded in Southeast D.C.

By Eric Athas

An unidentified man was shot and seriously wounded Tuesday evening in Southeast Washington, D.C. police said.

The shooting apparently occurred around 6th and Chesapeake Streets SE. Officers were sent there after gunfire was heard, police said.

Shortly afterword officers were sent to the United Medical Center in Southeast, where a man had arrived with gunshot wounds in t he upper body, police said.

They said the man had arrived in a private vehicle. He was seriously wounded, but was expected to survive, police said.

--Clarence Williams

By Eric Athas  | March 23, 2010; 8:12 PM ET
Categories:  Crime and Public Safety, DC  | Tags:  man shot in southeast d.c.  
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Comments

Springtime... savages be out there shootin....

Posted by: kglkgl06 | March 24, 2010 7:57 AM | Report abuse

Yawn. Just another evening of SE and NE DC residents pursuing their favorite past time: shooting and killing one another.

Posted by: checkered1 | March 24, 2010 8:37 AM | Report abuse

The natives are restless in SE.

Posted by: jabreal00 | March 24, 2010 11:12 AM | Report abuse

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