Man shot at eatery in Columbia Heights
A man was shot Sunday morning during an argument at the IHOP restaurant in Columbia Heights, Metropolitan Police Department officials said.
A police spokesman said the man was shot at the restaurant in the 3100 block of 14th Street Northwest at about 6:30 a.m.
Reports said the man was conscious and taken to a hospital. Police would not comment further on the man’s status.
The restaurant was closed temporarily but reopened by noon. An on-duty manager declined to comment about the incident.
Witnesses said a man and woman fled the restaurant on foot, and police said they were continuing their search for the perpetrators.