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PHOTO: Police search for car connected to Southeast DC shooting

The man was taken to an area hospital for help and is expected to survive.

WASHINGTON — Police are investigating after a man was shot in Southeast D.C. Friday.

According to the Metropolitan Police Department, officers were called to the 1800 block of Stanton Terrace, Southeast around 1:45 p.m. 

When officers arrived, they found a man who had been shot. The man was taken to an area hospital for help and is expected to survive.

Police released images captured by a nearby surveillance camera of a vehicle they believe is connected to the shooting.

There is no word on any other suspect descriptions at this time.

Investigators have not released any information regarding a possible motive or what may have happened in the moments leading up to the shooting. 

Anyone with information may contact detectives at (202) 727-9099 or text the department's tip line at 50411. 

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