Police Seek Suspects in June K Street Shooting

Crime: August 8th

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Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) Homicide Branch are looking for two suspects after a fatal shooting that occurred on Saturday, June 22 on the 300 block of K Street SE.

18 year-old Duron Hudson is wanted in connection with a June 22 murder that happened on the 300 block of K Street SE. Photo: Press MPD

One of the two suspects in this case has been identified as 18 year-old Duron Hudson. He is described as 5’8” tall and weighs approximately 145 lbs. He is currently wanted on a DC Superior Court arrest warrant for First Degree Murder While Armed (Premeditated). He can be seen in the photo accompanying this story (left).

An additional suspect in this case was captured by a nearby surveillance camera and is also sought by police. He can be seen in the video at the top of this story.

At approximately 3:18 p.m., members of the First District went to 300 K Street SE after getting reports of a shooting. When they got there, officers found an unconscious man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and transported the victim to an area hospital. After all life-saving efforts failed, the victim was pronounced dead.

The decedent was identified as 22-year-old George Hendrix, of Southeast 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 responsible for any homicide committed in the District of Columbia.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the police at 202-727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department’s Text Tip Line by sending a text message to 50411.