At approximately 8:04 last night, Monday, May 15, 2006, police were called to 1709 8th Street, NW, for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival officers located a 21-year-old male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the body. The victim was taken to the Washington Hospital Center’s MedStar Unit and pronounced dead.
The victim is identified as 21-year-old Jerico Bryant of the 900 block of R Street, NW. The above case was closed on Friday, May 4, 2007, with the arrest of 17-year-old Walter Tyree Williams of the 900 block of Allison Street, NW. He has been charged, as an adult, with First Degree Murder while Armed.