From a DC Police report: Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred on Sunday, November 29, 2020, in the 4500 block of Benning Road SE, Washington DC. At approximately 12:40 pm, members of the Sixth District responded to the listed location after hearing the sound of gunshots. Upon arrival, members located an adult male victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and found no signs consistent with life. The decedent has been identified as 23 year-old Demeitri Anderson, of Northeast DC.
This large memorial is on busy Benning Road Southeast, very near East Capital Street.