Suspect sought in slaying of brother, sister in Northeast Washington

D.C. police are looking for man wanted in the slaying of a brother and sister in Northeast Washington, and the are asking the public for information that could lead to his arrest.

Kevin Antoine Walker

Kevin Antoine Walker

Thirty-eight-year-old Kevin Antione Walker is charged with first degree murder in the deaths of Jamahl  Jenkins, 21, and Jaime Jenkins, 28.

The siblings were gunned down about 4:35 am,  July 2o, in the 5300 block of East Capitol Street.

Their mother, Octavia Mayfield, told WTOP that her daughter had just finished singing at a local venue early Saturday morning when she was approached by robbers. Mayfield believes her son came to help out.

“Her dream was just coming true,” Mayfield says of her daughter, adding that her son had just had a son of his own.

Walker is described as a black male, 5-feet8, 195 pounds, brown eyes, black hair, and medium complexion.

The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone that provides information which leads to a conviction. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the police at (202) 727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.