Apparent suicide shuts down M Street early Wednesday morning

Some tragic news: At 4:45 a.m., police discovered a man who had died of a gun shot wound in a car on M Street. Metropolitan Police Department Officer Mark Beach told the Washington Post, which first reported the story, that it was “an apparent suicide.”

After being found with a gun in his lap parked outside of an art gallery on eastbound M Street, the man was taken to George Washington University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Traffic on M Street reopened by 7:30 a.m.

Photo from the Washington Post.

One Comment on “Apparent suicide shuts down M Street early Wednesday morning

  1. He didn’t notice that the lights had changed.

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