UPDATE, Oct. 18, 9:29 a.m. — The Metropolitan Police Department said a second person died as a result of the shooting. Both people were men.

The victims have been identified as 19-year-old Reginald Cooper and 19-year-old Davonte Berkley, both of District Heights, MD.


WASHINGTON (DC News Now) — Three men were shot on Congress Street SE on Monday evening.

Police said that they received the call shortly after 8:30 p.m.

When they arrived, they found one man not breathing. He died there. Medics took one person to the hospital with critical injuries. The third was able to go to the hospital to get treatment.