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Near Southeast Violent Deaths, 1987-2004

Current Crime Data, 2005-Present

Murders listed are those found in searches of the Washington Post and Washington Times.
This is very likely not a complete list. See this chart for the murder rates in DC during the same time period.
Read also my blog post about this data.

 

In the Pipeline
One M/10 Van
Capper/Square 769N
1250 Half St.
JBG/Half St.
The Garrett
Capper/Square 767
1000 1st St.
Yards/Icon Theater
Yards/Parcel L
1000 South Capitol
25 M
Chiller Site Condos
Yards/Parcel A
1333 M St.
New Douglass Bridge
More Capper Apts.
250 M St.
New Marine Barracks
Nat'l Community Church
Factory 202/Yards
Square 696
SC1100
Completed
One Hill South ('17)
Homewood Suites ('16)
ORE 82 ('16)
The Bixby ('16)
Dock 79 ('16)
Community Center ('16)
The Brig ('16)
Park Chelsea ('16)
Yards/Arris ('16)
Hampton Inn ('15)
Southeast Blvd. ('15)
11th St. Bridges ('15)
Parc Riverside ('14)
Twelve12/Yards ('14)
Lumber Shed ('13)
Boilermaker Shops ('13)
Camden South Capitol ('13)
Canal Park ('12)
Capitol Quarter ('12)
225 Virginia/200 I ('12)
Foundry Lofts ('12)
1015 Half Street ('10)
Yards Park ('10)
Velocity Condos ('09)
Teague Park ('09)
909 New Jersey Ave. ('09)
55 M ('09)
100 M ('08)
Onyx ('08)
70/100 I ('08)
Nationals Park ('08)
Seniors Bldg Demo ('07)
400 M ('07)
Douglass Bridge Fix ('07)
US DOT HQ ('07)
20 M ('07)
Capper Seniors 1 ('06)
Capitol Hill Tower ('06)
Courtyard/Marriott ('06)
Marine Barracks ('04)
 

1987-2004

Jan 11 - James McKinley Lee, 29, M
400 B/O L ST SE - Shot during an argument with Webster M. Fisher, 37.

Jan 24 - Unidentified Male
100 B/O O ST SE - Found shot in his car, in what police believe was a robbery.

Dec 29 - Byung Soo Pak, 62, M
1100 B/O 8TH ST SE - Owner of Goodman's Market shot during a robbery.


Jan 20 - Horace Lawson Pinnock, 34, M
600 B/O K ST SE - Shot in an apparently drug-related incident in Capper building at 625 K St., SE.

Jan 20 - Larry Darnell Elliott, 31, M
600 B/O K ST SE - Shot in an apparently drug-related incident in Capper building at 625 K St., SE.

Mar 18 - Unidentified Male
600 B/O L ST SE - Died of multiple gunshot wounds at 620 L St., SE.

Mar 18 - Warren Burns, 22, M
3RD ST SE & K ST SE - Shot after an argument with the ex-boyfriend of a woman.

May 13 - Douglas Vaugh, M
8TH ST SE & L ST SE - Throat slashed by a fellow patron at the Back Door/Bachelors Mill nightclub on 8th St., SE.

Jun 23 - Brandon Terrell, 18, M
900 1ST ST SE - Shot by Rayful Edmond associate Columbus 'Little Nut' Daniels outside Chapter III; shot twice in the back, then several more times as he lay on the ground

Oct 27 - Vondalia Robinson, 19, F
900 1ST ST SE - Caught in crossfire during a gunfight between rival drug dealers outside Chapter III.

Nov 2 - Basil Dorsey, 36, M
1100 B/O 4TH ST SE - Shot several times in Capper building at 1109 4th St., SE.

Dec 23 - Henry Hunter, 25, M
500 B/O VIRGINIA AVE SE - Found shot in the hallway of the Capper apartment building where he lived.


Jan 17 - Anne Bueford, 93, F
600 B/O L ST SE - 93-year-old woman strangled during a robbery at Capper Seniors.

May 24 - Wayne Huff, 29, M
300 B/O L ST SE - Found shot in an assumed drug-related slaying.

Sep 10 - Unidentified Male
300 B/O M ST SE - Found shot to death; no details.


Jan 9 - James Lee Coates, 20, M
400 B/O K ST SE - Died a few days after he was shot.

Oct 22 - Unidentified Male
83 M ST SE - Found stabbed on the sidewalk near Normandie Liquors after a report of a stabbing.

Oct 31 - Billy Ray Tolbert, 19, M
1100 B/O N ST SE - Found shot to death in a car, his face partly wrapped in duct-tape, a copycat killing.

Dec 29 - Edwin Merino, 15, M
80 M ST SE - Salvadoran teenager shot in a car outside of Tracks.


Feb 6 - George Bailey, 82, M
600 B/O L ST SE - Elderly couple stabbed to death at Capper Seniors; a family acquaintance was eventually charged.

Feb 6 - Maggie Bailey, 75, M
600 B/O L ST SE - Elderly couple stabbed to death at Capper Seniors; a family acquaintance was eventually charged.

Apr 7 - Wesley, M
600 B/O VIRGINIA AVE SE - Found in a fourth-floor apartment at Capper; no complete identification reported.

May 11 - Leon Richard Pullum, 35, M
300 B/O K ST SE - Found suffering from gunshot wounds.

May 31 - Ramona Young, 32, F
UNIT B/O L ST SE - Found in an alley, stabbed once in the torso.

Sep 12 - Frank Morris Luckett, Sr, 61, M
3RD ST SE & L ST SE - Couple found fatally shot in the Carrollsburg apartment they shared.

Sep 12 - Bettie J. Cherry, 47, M
3RD ST SE & L ST SE - Couple found fatally shot in the Carrollsburg apt they shared.


Feb 3 - Unidentified Male
900 B/O 2ND ST SE - Killed by off-duty officer after pointing a handgun at him at Chapter III.

Apr 3 - Unidentified Male
300 B/O I ST SE - Man in his 20s found fatally wounded.

Oct 28 - Unidentified Male
400 B/O L ST SE - Man dressed in pajamas found shot outside a Capper apartment building.

Dec 12 - Martin Luther Ayres, 41, M
3RD ST SE & I ST SE - Husband and wife from Virginia shot to death while buying drugs; the man shot several times, his wife shot once in the head.

Dec 12 - Angel Lynn Ayres, 28, M
3RD ST SE & I ST SE - Husband and wife from Virginia shot to death while buying drugs; the man shot several times, his wife shot once in the head.


Jan 21 - Reginald L. Plummer, 24, M
400 B/O L ST SE - Shot outside the Carrollsburg Dwellings.

Feb 26 - Rodney Hopkins, 25, M
900 1ST ST SE - Killed by two off-duty officers at the Mirage nightclub after they saw him with a handgun.

Aug 16 - Gaston Jerome Smith, 31, M
7TH ST SE & L ST SE - Found shot after leaving a nearby nightclub.

Aug 17 - Samuel Briscoe, 18, M
1000 B/O 5TH ST SE - Killed on the playground in the courtyard of a Capper apartment building.

Nov 25 - Alvin Williams, 33, M
300 B/O I ST SE - Found in an alley, shot at least once.


Jan 24 - Kevin D. Harrell, 22, M
1ST ST SE & K ST SE - Two men killed in a drive-by shooting.

Jan 24 - Gregory H. Kennedy, 24, M
1ST ST SE & K ST SE - Two men killed in a drive-by shooting.

Apr 19 - Harold Douglas Carter, 34, M
600 B/O L ST SE - Man shot by Park Police in the Capper Seniors parking lot after he rammed his car into the cruiser pursuing him after ramming his car into police cruiser

Jun 26 - Rickey Bailey, 41, M
1000 B/O 4TH ST SE - Found fatally stabbed in the building where he lived.

Jul 21 - Francis Edward Watts Jr., 19, M
200 B/O M ST SE - Shot while riding in a van.

Oct 4 - Dwayne Maurice Simpkins, 28, M
1100 B/O 7TH ST SE - Found shot in the hall of a Capper apartment building at 1011 7th St., SE.


Mar 19 - Unidentified Male
1000 B/O 7TH ST SE - Found in a stairwell in the Capper apartment building at 1011 7th St., SE.

Apr 15 - Carolyn Taylor, 25, F
1000 B/O 5TH ST SE - Stabbed in the building where she lived.

May 27 - Charles Wilkins, 31, M
80 M ST SE - Shot three times in a drive-by shooting as he walked to his car outside of Tracks.

Jun 24 - Jon Buchanan, 35, M
600 B/O VIRGINIA AVE SE - Pro boxer Ruben Bell shot Buchanan in an altercation near an open fire hydrant at Capper.

Aug 28 - Dondi Diego McNeil, 28, M
1000 B/O NEW JERSEY AVE SE - Shot multiple times in the head while sitting in a car.

Dec 23 - Ruben Emilio Flores, 20, M
80 M ST SE - Gang member shot in the Tracks parking lot following an altercation in the club.


Mar 15 - Unidentified Male
UNIT B/O I ST SE - Badly burned body found beneath the Southeast Freeway.

Jun 10 - William Bernard Leftwich, 16, M
300 B/O L ST SE - Shot numerous times in an alley.

Sep 27 - Michael Thomas, 37, M
1000 B/O 7TH ST SE - Security Guard at a Capper building killed for his gun.

Dec 28 - Danny Murray, 17, M
600 B/O VIRGINIA AVE SE - Found in a parking lot at Capper, shot numerous times.


Jan 5 - Vincent Knight, 30, M
300 B/O K ST SE - Found shot several times in the upper body.

Jun 21 - Unidentified Male
900 1ST ST SE - Alexandria man in late teens or early 20s found shot outside Mirage.


Nov 16 - Delonta Tyrone Lawrence, 24, M
1100 B/O CUSHING ST SE - Shot to death during an attempted robbery while walking with an (unharmed) friend.


Jul 9 - Michael Day, M
300 B/O L ST SE - Shot after a craps game when a fellow player tried to rob him.


Mar 14 - Norris L. Hill, 46, M
900 B/O 2ND ST SE - Shot as he sat in a car.

Nov 13 - Billy Jerome Scott, 21, M
1000 B/O 4TH ST SE - Shot multiple times in the head.


Apr 22 - Michael A. Randolph, 28, M
3RD ST SE & K ST SE - Shot multiple times in the body and face.

Oct 10 - Unidentified Male
1100 B/O 4TH ST SE - Found unconscious in the street.


May 12 - Edward L. Lewis, 33, M
400 B/O L ST SE - Found suffering from several stab wounds, died a day later.

Oct 17 - Ricardo Norward Calder, 24, M
300 B/O K ST SE - Found with a gunshot wound to the head.

Nov 7 - Philip Bradley, M
300 B/O K ST SE - Shot in the head and body.


Mar 25 - Terence Gathers, 21, M
300 B/O K ST SE - Found on the street with gunshot wounds to the body.


  
Year Shot Stabbed Other Officer-
Involved
Shooting
Year
Total
1987 3 0 0 0 3
1988 8 1 0 0 9
1989 2 0 1 0 3
1990 3 1 0 0 4
1991 3 4 0 0 7
1992 4 0 0 1 5
1993 4 0 0 1 5
1994 4 1 0 1 6
1995 5 1 0 0 6
1996 3 0 1 0 4
1997 2 0 0 0 2
1998 1 0 0 0 1
1999 1 0 0 0 1
2000 0 0 0 0 0
2001 2 0 0 0 2
2002 1 1 0 0 2
2003 2 1 0 0 3
2004 1 0 0 0 1
49 10 2 3 64