the night of Tuesday, January 16, 2001, police responded to the area of
the 5000 block of Bass Place, SE to investigate the sound of gunfire.
Upon arrival, they located a male suffering from a gunshot wound lying
alongside of 5205 Bass Place. DCFD
emergency medical technicians were then summoned to the scene.
The victim, who has not yet been identified, was transported to D.C. General
Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 10:27 p.m.
The case is currently under investigation by detectives assigned to the
department's Sixth District .
Anyone who has information regarding this case is asked to call detectives
at 202-727-4515 or the D.C.
Crime Solvers Unit at 1-800-673-2777 .
The Metropolitan Police Department is currently offering a TEN THOUSAND-DOLLAR
REWARD to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest
and conviction of the person or persons responsible for any homicide committed
in the District of Columbia.