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Man dead after overnight shooting in northwest DC

Saturday - 12/7/2013, 10:43pm  ET

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Police in Washington say one man is dead after a shooting in northwest Washington.

The Metropolitan Police Department says officers responded to the 200 block of Bates Street early Saturday for the report of a shooting. Officers who arrived on the scene found 32-year-old Lamont William Hall of southeast Washington suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

Police say Hall was dead when officers arrived. His body was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for an autopsy.

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