Seria Robertson was stabbed to death by a man who attacked her from behind a trash dumpster on Kennebec Street in Oxon Hill around midnight. Robertson, 20, a District resident, was found by county police lying behind the dumpster with stab wounds to her upper body. She was pronounced dead at the scene. Police arrested and charged Edwin Keith Harris, 21, also a District resident, with first-degree murder. Investigators said Robertson and Harris were dating.
Darius Berry was sitting on a couch in his ground floor, Oxon Hill apartment when someone fired a shot through his sliding glass door. Berry, 20, was killed by the single gunshot. Police could not determine if the gunman targeted Berry or if it was a random shooting.
Keith Dreher, 27, was shot to death in the 5300 block of Indian Head Highway in Oxon Hill after he refused to hand over money. Dreher was found lying on the ground in the parking lot of a Papa John's with a single gunshot wound to the upper body.
Dwayne Christopher Franklin, 19, was found with multiple gunshot wounds in the 800 block of Marcy Avenue in Oxon Hill. He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. Police detectives say they believe Franklin was being pursued in the 1000 block of Marcy Avenue by a man who began firing at him.
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