DC officer shot, killed man inside a home in Southeast
Officials with the D.C. police are investigating after an officer-involved shooting and killed a man inside a home in the 1300 block of Congress Street, Southeast Monday afternoon.
Officials responded to a domestic incident when the officer shot the man.
According to DC Police Chief Robert Contee, officers responded to the home around 4:30 p.m. to serve a protective order.
Contee says at some point during the interaction, “there was some type of incident and the person was shot.”
Dozens of officers and detectives were on scene investigating Monday afternoon.
Family members of the person who was shot and killed were also on scene.
Police have not indicated what prompted the officer to fire, and have not identified the man who was shot.