One person died and five others were injured Thursday in a shooting in the streets of Washington, DC, not far from the White House, police said.
It was not immediately clear if a suspect had been arrested in the incident, but a police source said Reuters It was not considered an "active shooter" situation.
The source said the five wounded victims of the shooting were expected to survive their wounds.
The shooting broke out in the neighborhood of Columbia Heights, about two (three kilometers) from the White House on Thursday night.
A B C affiliate, member WJLA-TV He posted images on Twitter of ambulances carrying victims of the place and said there had been a "massive" police response at the intersection of 14th Street and Columbia Road.