Two men shot, one dead overnight in the District

Local,DC,Crime,Ben Giles

A double shooting in Northeast D.C. early Saturday morning left one man dead and another in critical condition, according to authorities.

District resident Raymond Harris, 44, was found shot and lying in the road on the 1100 block of Bladensburg Road NE at about 1:44 a.m., police said. Another man was found shot inside a vehicle nearby and was transported to a local hospital. Both men were shot in the head.

Two men in ski masks fled the scene in a white Chevy Impala with unknown tags, according to police spokesman Officer Hugh Carew.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call police at 202-727-9099. Those wishing to remain anonymous can text tips to 50411.

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