WASHINGTON — Police are investigating after two children were shot in Northeast D.C. Monday night.
According to a tweet from the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD), the shooting happened in the 700 block of 18th Street.
David Augustine, a spokesperson from MPD, confirmed that officers found a 13-year-old boy and a 3-year-old girl injured. Police say the 13-year-old boy was shot while the 3-year-old girl was grazed by a bullet. Both children are expected to survive.