At 3:48 a.m., emergency dispatch received a call about gunfire. Officers arrived within minutes and found the body of a middle-aged black male lying in the street at the intersection of 22nd and W Streets. He had been shot several times.
Robbery is the apparent motive at this time. Detectives are looking for a black, four-door sedan – possibly a Nissan Maxima – that was spotted leaving the scene shortly after the shooting.
Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens may also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.