I encountered this unusual shrine at the busy corner of Good Hope Road and 14th Street SE, Washington DC. I am unsure who it honors.
According to a HomicideWatch report, Dwayne Anthony Bryant was killed a block from this site on Friday, March 8, 2013. At approximately 10:02 pm on this date, units from the Seventh District responded to the 1900 block of 13th Street SE, Washington DC, for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, they located an adult male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. DC Fire and EMS transported the victim, identified as Dwayne Antonio Bryant, 22, to a local hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.