Date: Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:08:20 -0400
Subject: [MPD-5D] FW: Arrest Made in 1996 Homicide: Unit Block of Rhode Island Avenue, Northwest
Contact: Police Officer Araz Alali 202-727-4383
September 18, 2014
Arrest Made in 1996 Homicide: Unit Block of Rhode Island Avenue, Northwest
(Washington, DC) – Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch announced an arrest has been made in the 1996 homicide of 19 year-old Michael Davy, which occurred on Monday, February 19, 1996 at approximately 10:42 pm, in the unit block of Rhode Island Avenue, NW. The cause of death was determined to be multiple gunshot wounds and the manner of death was ruled a homicide.
On Monday, February 19, 1996, at approximately 10:42 pm, police officers of the Fifth District responded to a residence, in the unit block of Rhode Island Avenue, NW, where 19 year-old Michael Davy of Northwest, Washington, DC was located inside suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. He was later pronounced dead.
On Wednesday, September 17, 2014, at approximately 10:25 pm, police officers from the Fourth District arrested 44-year-old Curtis Farmer, of Northwest and charged him with First Degree Felony Murder While Armed in connection to the shooting death of Michael Davy.