D.C. teen charged as adult for murder

WASHINGTON (WUSA9) - A teenage boy has been charged as an adult for killing a man in Northeast DC on July 5.

Police responded at around 9:53 p.m. after getting reports of a shooting, where they found two people, a man and a boy with gunshot wounds.

DC Fire and EMS moved the first victim, 43-year-old Malachi Yisrael to a hospital where he was pronounced dead. The boy, who has not been named, was also moved to a local hospital for his life-threatening injuries.

Police arrested 16-year-old Lamont McDonald, of Southeast DC, for second-degree murder while armed on July 13. 

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