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MPD Releases Video as part of Capitol Hill Homicide Investigation

January 2nd, 2013 by Tim Ebner · No Comments · Capitol Hill, Capitol Hill North

Police have released a video that shows two people of interest connected to the Jason Emma homicide, and they are asking for the community’s help.

The video, which is a blurry image captured from a nearby elementary school, shows two people walking down the sidewalk.

Anyone who can identify these individuals should call police at (202) 727-9099 or text your tip to the Department’s TEXT TIP LINE at 50411.

Police issued the following press release on Friday:

The Metropolitan Police Department seeks the public’s assistance in identifying persons of interest in relation to the homicide of Jason Anthony Emma, which occurred on Monday, December 24, 2012 at approximately 2:15 am in the 1200 block of C Street, NE. The individuals are depicted in this surveillance video from a nearby elementary school

On Monday, December 24, 2012, at approximately 2:15 am, units from the First District responded to the 1300 block of C Street, NE for the report of sounds of gunshots, and a male slumped over the steering wheel inside a vehicle.  Upon their arrival, First District officers located an adult male seated in a vehicle in the 1200 block of C Street, NE, suffering from gunshot wounds.  DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and determined that the victim had no signs consistent with life. He was later pronounced dead by a member of the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.

The decedent is identified as 28-year-old Jason Anthony Emma of Northeast, Washington, DC.

The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone that provides information which leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons wanted for any homicide committed in the District of Columbia.

Anyone who can identify these individuals or who has knowledge of this incident should take no action but call police at (202) 727-9099 or text your tip to the Department’s TEXT TIP LINE to 50411.

 

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