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Carmelo Duncan was 15 months old when he was fatally shot while tied in a car seat in the back of a car driven by his father in Southeast Washington on Wednesday night.
Police and Washington D.C. the mayor begs the public to help find the suspect who shot a 1-year-old boy in a “heinous crime”.
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He was 15 years old.
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Around 9:30 pm. The Metropolitan Police Department said that Carmelo Duncan was in the car when he was shot several times.
Carmelo was taken to a local hospital where he was reported dead.
Police said at least two people opened fire and hit them 10 times as the car was driving along Southern Avenue. Police said Carmelo had been shot several times, including his head, and died in the hospital.
“He was the best baby ever,” said Taquana Duncan, his mother, 28.
Carmelo’s 8-year-old brother was with him when the bullets hit the car and broke the windows shortly after 9:30 pm. Police said they found evidence of multiple weapons being used and thought the attackers targeted the vehicle, but did not know why.
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Police Chief Peter Newsham said the officers were looking for a dark gray SUV with dark tinted windows seen while driving around the area. “It’s unclear if that car was involved,” he said.
“This is a well-traveled artery in the city,” Newsham said. “If anyone is here … saw something … please call us.”
“We will do everything we can to bring some justice to this little boy and his family,” said the chief.
The police department offers a reward of up to $ 25,000 to anyone who provides the information leading to the arrest and conviction of the criminal. The Washington Area Division of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) is also offering $ 25,000, and the FBI Washington Field Office offered $ 10,000, bringing the total prize amount to $ 60,000.
DC Mayor Muriel Bowser said, “Our thoughts and prayers are with the angel we lost, their loved ones, and those who knew the pain of this horrible loss. Anyone who knows about this heinous crime should reach out to MPD [Metropolitan Police Department] 202-727-9099 or to 50411. by sending a message. “