D.C. police: Man arrested after shooting outside Starbucks

WASHINGTON — A man was arrested Saturday after police say he fired a gun inside a Starbucks in Northwest Washington.

The shooting happened around 6:15 p.m. outside the coffee shop at 1740 Massachusetts Ave., police said.

Officers were dispatched to the scene, which is located on Massachusetts Avenue in the D.M.C., when they heard gunshots, said Sgt. Andrew Smith.

The victim was taken to a local hospital where he was treated and released, police said in a news release.

Police were investigating.