- The Washington Times - Tuesday, January 3, 2012

A man was shot in the chest Tuesday night in a Northeast D.C. neighborhood, police said.

The man was semi-concious and breathing when taken to a hospital but homicide investigators were called to the scene, a Metropolitan Police Department spokesman said.

The shooting occurred around 6 p.m. in the 1500 block of 45h Street Northeast.

Police had no description of the shooter Tuesday night.