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2 dead, 7 hurt in shooting at community event

1 month 1 week 20 hours ago September 19, 2016 Sep 19, 2016 Monday, September 19 2016 September 19, 2016 6:41 AM in News
Source: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Police say two people have been killed and seven injured after a shooting at a community event in the nation's capital.

The shootings occurred Saturday a little after 8 p.m. during a community concert in the Anacostia/Barry Farm area of Southeast Washington.

Metropolitan Police on Sunday identified the two men killed as 31-year-old Scorpio-Rodney Alonzo Phillips and 18-year-old Zoruan Otto Harris, both of Southeast Washington. Both were declared dead at the scene.

The injured include an 8-year-old boy, four adult men and two adult women. Police said the injuries suffered by those who survived are not life-threatening.

No arrests have been made.

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