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James Edward Booker shot to death in Congress Heights

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A Washington man was shot to death in Congress Heights late Tuesday.

Police say James Edward Booker, 24, was shot several times in the 3200 block of 6th Street SE just before 10 p.m. Investigators say he ran to the 500 block of Alabama Avenue SE and eventually collapsed. He was pronounced dead at an area hospital.

The Metropolitan Police Department is offering a reward of up to $25,000 for information that leads to an arrest and conviction. Anyone with information should call police at (202) 727-9099.

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