Second Arrest Made In Stray Shooting Death, Suspect Arrested In Fatal Shootings At Grambling

Second Arrest Made In Stray Shooting Death

A second arrest has been made in a tragic northeast D.C. shooting. Police took 18-year-old Robert Moses into custody late last night on first-degree murder charges. Authorities say Moses and 21-year-old Phillip McDaniel were responsible for a shooting on August 10th in the 14-hundred block of Saratoga Avenue, NE. Seventeen-year-old Jamahri Sydnor was driving through the area and she was struck by a stray bullet. She died two days later at the hospital.

DC Councilman To Announce Comprehensive Plan For Peace In Ward 8

DC Councilman Trayon White is holding a press conference this afternoon at the John A. Wilson Building in Northwest. White is expected to announce a comprehensive strategy to fight violent crime in Ward 8. The Red Ribbon Cease Fire Initiative is part of ongoing work to move towards peace in the ward. The initiative is expected to include collaboration with local businesses, schools, faith-based organizations and nonprofits to inspire unity and peace in Ward 8.

Suspect Arrested In Fatal Shootings At Grambling

A suspect is in custody for the murders of two men on the campus of Grambling State University. The Lincoln Parish Sheriff’s Office says Jaylin Wayne, a freshman at GSU, was arrested last night and is facing charges of first-degree murder. He’s accused of gunning down Earl Andrews, a senior at the school, and Monquiarious Caldwell on Wednesday . Investigators say the shooting was sparked by an argument between Andrews and Wayne and say Caldwell was apparently shot while trying to help Andrews.

Redskins Ready To Clash With Cowboys

The Redskins are getting ready to clash with the Cowboys Sunday at FedEx Field. Washington has lost two of its last three games to fall back to .500 on the season at 3-and-3. Dallas is also 3-and-3 after blasting San Francisco on Sunday. The Redskins have signed offensive lineman Tony Bergstrom. He played four games for the Ravens this year.

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Harold T. Fisher is a broadcast journalist and author. He is currently the host of the news/talk program, “The Daily Drum” on WHUR-FM and H-U-R Voices, Sirius/XM Channel 141. Highlights of his journalism campaigns include the aftermath of the earthquake in Port Au Prince, Haiti; coverage of the 2008 Democratic and Republican conventions; the Jena 6 protests in central Louisiana; the Midwestern floods of 1994 and hurricane Andrew in 1992.

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