Daily Archives: May 23, 2020

National Zoo Officer Fired Shots at Suspect’s Car, Zoo Says

An officer for the Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Northwest D.C. fired several shots at a car Friday when a suspect inside the car drove toward the officer, the zoo confirmed to News4. The National Zoo said about 5 p.m., the car with two men inside approached the Connecticut Avenue entrance to the zoo. As a zoo police officer went up…

1 Dead, 3 Injured in Southeast DC Shooting

One person is dead and three others are hurt after a shooting in Southeast D.C. Saturday night, authorities say. Police and medics responded to the 1300 block of Congress Street SE in Congress Heights just after 8 p.m. They found four shooting victims in the area and police believe they are all connected to the same shooting. Medics took one…

States’ Rights Are So Last Month

On Wednesday morning, President Donald Trump did what he does worst — he took to Twitter to type two tweets that threatened to withhold federal funds from Michigan and Nevada because he doesn’t like what state officials are doing to facilitate mail-in voting.