Critically missing man found shot to death inside DC home, police say

Ronald Richardson Jr. (Photo, DC Police)

A D.C. man who had been critically missing for days was found dead with multiple gunshot wounds inside a home Sunday.

D.C. police said they were called to a home in the 2300 block of 4th Street, NE around 11:15 a.m., where they found 39-year-old Ronald Richardson Jr., of D.C. Medical crews pronounced him dead at the scene.

Police said Richardson went missing Thursday after he was last seen in the 400 block of Rhode Island Avenue, NE around 3 p.m., wearing a gray and black hoodie and gray shoes.

Police said they are offering a reward of up to $25,000 for any information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible. Those with information on this shooting can call police at (202) 727-9099 or text them at 50411.

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