This is a news release from the Washington Metropolitan Police Dept., provided verbatim.
Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch have made an arrest in connection with a fatal shooting that occurred on March 6, 2016, in the 2800 block of Alabama Avenue, Southeast.
Tonett Smith, 39, of Northeast DC, was killed in that incident. The victim was one of three people shot at the scene. The other two survived.
Today, police arrested 26-year old Xavier Eugene Hamilton, of Southeast, DC, was arrested and charged with Second Degree Murder While Armed.