Editor’s Note — An earlier version of this story indicated that both women involved in the situation were employees of the U.S. Postal Service. During a news conference, a spokesman for USPS said only the accused shooter was a postal employee.
UPDATE, May 9, 10:07 a.m. — The Metropolitan Police Department said U.S. Postal Inspectors arrested Davida Johnson, 25, of Southeast D.C. on May 8. The charge against her is Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun).
WASHINGTON (DC News Now) — The Metropolitan Police Department said officers took someone into custody after a shooting in the parking lot of a United States Postal Service facility in Northeast.
Police said the shooting happened around 9:25 a.m. in the 900 block of Brentwood Rd. NE. Officers arrived at the parking lot and found a woman who was hurt. She was conscious and breathing.
MPD said officers arrested one of the women in connection to the shooting. A spokesman for USPS said that person was a postal worker and that the incident was domestic in nature.