A D.C. teenager was arrested and charged with murder in a fatal shooting in Southeast Washington in April, authorities said Friday.
On April 30 at around 1:40 p.m., officers responded to the 4400 block of G Street SE for the report of a shooting, D.C. police said in a statement. They found 22-year-old Devante Moody, of Southeast, suffering from a gunshot wound, and he was transported to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.
On Wednesday, 18-year-old Antwuan Roach, of Southwest, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder while armed in the shooting, according to the statement.
No additional information about the circumstances of the shooting was immediately available.
There have been more than 150 homicides in the District in 2019, according to tracking by The Washington Post .
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D.C. teenager charged with murder in fatal shooting in April
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