One dead, five injured in Washington D.C. shooting

WASHINGTON, D.C. (KUSI)- One person was killed and five others were injured in a shooting in a Washington, D.C., apartment complex courtyard Thursday night, police said.

Officials said they were looking for a car with two males armed with an “AK style” rifle.

The gunfire erupted in the Columbia Heights neighborhood, about two miles (three km) from the White House on Thursday night about 10 p.m., and happened outdoors in a courtyard of an apartment building, police said.

Five of the victims were men and one was a woman, police said.

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