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      Southwest Washington shooting leaves Donald Ray Brown dead, woman injured

      Photo: Samuel Corum

      A man was killed and a woman was injured after gunfire erupted near Nationals Park on Thursday night.

      The shooting happened at about 9:20 p.m. in the 300 block of 3rd Street Southwest, about two blocks from the Waterfront Metro station, MPD officials say.

      The male victim, 28-year-old Donald Ray Brown of Northeast, passed away due to his injuries after being taken to an area hospital. He was shot several times.

      Authorities say the female victim has already been treated and released from the hospital after being shot in the hand.

      Authorities have not released a lookout for the suspect.