WASHINGTON -- Two women and one man were shot in Northwest, D.C on Tuesday night near the Rock Creek Cemetery, according to D.C. police.

The shooting happened in the 300 block of Decatur Street NW around 9:30 p.m. Police say a male suspect that was armed with a gun was last seen fleeing in the 400 block of 3rd Street NW.

Police say all victims were conscious and breathing when officers arrived on the scene. They have been identified as Kelvin Lemual Malloy, Wanda Greene and Corleta Morales.

The shooting occurred near New Hampshire Avenue, a few blocks away from Barnard Elementary School and about a block away from Rock Creek Cemetery.

No further information has been released at this time.