Vernon Davis shot and killed in Eckington

The shooting happened at about 8:20 a.m. on Third Street NE. Photo: John Lewis

A man was shot and killed early Friday morning in D.C.'s Eckington neighborhood, the fifth shooting in the District since Thursday night.

The latest shooting happened in at about 8:20 a.m. in the 1900 block of Third Street NE. Police would only say that an adult man was killed.

MPD officials have identified the victim as 24-year-old Vernon Davis.

There is no description of a suspect.