Gunfire broke out in the Columbia Heights area of Washington, DC around 22:00 (local time) on Thursday, September 19. According to initial reports, at least one person was killed and five other wounded in the shooting near 14th Street and Columbia Road. An investigation into the incident is ongoing and a heightened police presence has been reported in the area. A motive for the incident has not been determined.
Individuals in Washington, DC are advised to avoid the area of the incident, report any suspicious objects or behavior to the police, and obey all instructions issued by the local authorities.
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