WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA) — Metropolitan Police are investigating the shootings of three men that occurred hours apart Sunday in the same area of Lincoln Heights, NE.
Police and fire officials said a 19-year-old man suffered gunshot wounds to the leg, back and arm at 4:30 p.m. in the 400 block of 50th Street. He was taken to a trauma center with serious life-threatening injuries.
At 8:52 p.m., one man was shot in the back and another suffered a graze wound to the back of the head in the same block of 50th Street. Both were transported to a hospital in stable condition.