- Associated Press - Thursday, December 11, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) - District of Columbia police are investigating the shooting death of an 18-year-old man in southeast Washington.

Metropolitan police said Thursday that 18-year-old Channel Johnson was shot around 10:45 a.m. Wednesday. Emergency crews took Johnson to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Investigators say Johnson may have approached another man with a gun before a struggle ensued and he was shot. Police continue their investigation.

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