Police investigate fatal shooting in Capitol Hill
Our Homicide Unit is investigating a fatal shooting that occurred this morning in the northwest community of Capitol Hill.
At approximately 3:50 a.m. today, Saturday, Sept. 9, 2023, we responded to reports of a person in medical distress outside of a residence in the 1700 block of 18 Avenue N.W. Upon arrival, officers located a man suffering from what appeared to be gunshot wounds. The man was declared deceased at the scene.
An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2023, at 9 a.m.
Investigators are looking for a red, early 2000s Pontiac Sunfire sedan that was seen in the area at the time of the incident.
Anyone who believes they may have information about the vehicle or incident, including CCTV or dashcam footage from the community of Capitol Hill between 3:30 – 4 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 9, 2023, is asked to contact police by calling 403-266-1234.
Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers through any of the following methods:
APP: P3 Tips
Case # CA23388675/4110