Local Digest: One dead, two wounded during dispute in Arlington, Va.

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One person is dead and two others injured after someone in a vehicle reportedly fired gunshots into a crowd after a dispute early Saturday in the Columbia Pike retail corridor in Arlington County, police said Sunday.

Officers were dispatched shortly after 2:30 a.m. to a report of gunshots and a large crowd dispersing outside a business in the 3000 block of Columbia Pike, Arlington County police said.

“Preliminary investigation indicates that following a dispute between multiple parties, the suspect entered his vehicle and fired gunshots in the area of the crowd as he fled the scene,” police said.

Two victims self-reported to a hospital with injuries not considered to be life-threatening, police said.

A third victim, identified as Donovan A. Green, Jr., 21, of Upper Marlboro, Md., was pronounced dead after being found with trauma to the upper body inside a vehicle two blocks west in the 3200 block of Columbia Pike near Glebe Road, police said.

The homicide is the third in Arlington County this year.

A man was fatally shot early Saturday in Southeast Washington, according to D.C. police.George Coleman IV, 22, of Southeast was found in a house in the 400 block of Mellon Street SE, police said.Officers were flagged down about 12:15 a.m. and found Coleman with a gunshot wound, police said. He died at a hospital, they said.A male driver was shot and killed early Sunday at the intersection of Brooks Drive and Pennsylvania Avenue in Prince George’s County, police said.Officers “located an adult male driver suffering from a gunshot […]

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