WASHINGTON (WUSA) -- Police are investigating the shooting of a man and a woman on Benning Road in Southeast DC early Monday morning.
Officials tell 9NEWS NOW police responded to the shooting in the 4500 block of Benning Road near A Street around 3:35 a.m. Police responding to the scene discovered a woman suffering from a gun shot wound to the arm and a man who had been shot multiple times in the upper body.
Police say the woman's injuries are not life-threatening. Although the man's injuries are considered serious, he was conscious and alert when he was transported to a local hospital.
Right now police are describing the suspect in the shooting as a black male wearing a black t-shirt and black jeans.