DC police respond to triple shooting in SE

WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- D.C. police are looking for three suspects after gunfire interrupted Easter Sunday dinners in an Anacostia neighborhood.

Police said the shooting occurred at 4:39 p.m. in the 1400 block of Cedar St. SE.

Neighbors reported hearing several gunshots. Officers found three victims, all young men between 15 and 20 years old. One fell in the street, the other two made it to a nearby fire station to get help. All three are expected to recover from their injuries.

Authorities said all of the victims are conscious and breathing. Police said two of the victims went to a nearby gas station to get help.

Police only had limited description of the suspects: men in their late teens and early 20's, one of them wearing a red bandana.


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