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Video released of quintuple shooting that killed 10-year-old D.C. girl

Makiyah Wilson (Courtesy of the family)

Authorities have released images of the suspects and their car in the shooting that killed a 10-year-old girl in D.C. Monday.

D.C. police said the shooting happened in the 300 block of 53rd Street, NE., around 8 p.m. During the shooting, three men, a woman and 10-year-old Makiyah Wilson were all hit by gunfire.

One man, the woman and Wilson, all of whom were located at the scene, were transported to the hospital, where the latter was pronounced dead. The two other men also sought treatment at an area hospital.

Police said four black men in masks reportedly exited a black four door sedan with paper tags and opened fire on 15 to 20 people in the community. Surveillance cameras captured images of the black Infiniti four-door sedan, missing the rear bumper. at the scene.


Detectives said they were returning to the scene Tuesday to search for more evidence by the light of day.



D.C. police are offering a $25,000 reward for information on the case.

DC Police Chief Peter Newsham said they "will find the men" responsible for the shooting and released the following statement on his Twitter page:

"Senseless gun violence in our Clay Terrace community last night took the life of 10 yr old Makiyah. We will find the men who committed this act and hold them accountable but also continue to work w/ residents to remove illegal firearms from our neighborhoods."

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call police at 202-727-9099. Police are offering a reward of up to $25,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible.



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