Transgender Woman Shot in Northeast DC

Metro Weekly
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June 27, 2013

The Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) is investigating a shooting involving a transgender woman that occurred Thursday morning in the 6000 block of Eads Street NE, in the District’s East Corner.

Affiliate members of the Gay and Lesbian Liaison Unit (GLLU) were on scene as the initial responders, according to an email update sent to members of MPD’s Critical Incident Team by GLLU.

The victim was taken to a local hospital and is described as “conscious and breathing.”