Hours after the Metropolitan Police Department reported a homicide on the 700 block of 51st Street, NE, officers arrested a suspect.
According to a press release, 29-year-old Stephon Williams is charged with first-degree murder for allegedly shooting 49-year-old Stephen Magruder, a resident of Northeast, DC, shortly after midnight on Sept. 11 inside a residence on the block. Magruder died on the scene.
A police investigation revealed that the homicide is domestic in nature.[documentcloud url=”http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/7206978-9-11-20-Arrest-Made-in-a-Homicide-700-Block-of.html” responsive=true]