The Metropolitan Police Department announced an update to a homicide that occurred on Aug. 10 on the 200 block of Savannah Street, SE.
According to a press release, 52-year-old Leslie Simpson was found suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead.
Police believe the death was domestic in nature.
During the investigation, detectives identified the suspect as 65-year-old Steven Dreher. Dreher was found dead in Laurel, Md from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.