At approximately 4:54 am, members of the Seventh District responded to a call for a shooting. While investigating, they located an adult male victim unconscious, unresponsive, and suffering from gunshot wounds. DC Fire and EMS members arrived on the scene and transported the victim to an area hospital, where all lifesaving efforts failed. The decedent has been identified as Kenvontae Jones, 19, of Southeast DC.
This memorial to Mr. Jones, which is in the 800 block of Chesapeake Street SE, Washington DC, is within 100 feet of the memorial to Aubrey Dansbury.
May there be peace in the 'hood.