Malik Spears killed in Brentwood shooting

A 16-year-old who was shot several times late Monday night in the Brentwod neighborhood of Washington died Tuesday.

MPD officials say that Malik Spears, a Southeast resident, died Tuesday afternoon, just over 12 hours after he was shot inside an apartment building the 1200 block of Brentwood Road NE.

Spears was taken to a nearby hospital in critical condition, where he later died.

Detectives are looking for leads on a suspect and motive in the case. Anyone with information is asked to contact the MPD.