On Wednesday, a young member of the kehilla in the Baltimore Jewish community was shot dead in nearby Washington, D.C.
The Metropolitan Police Department identified the victim as Aryeh Wolf, approximately 25 years old, who was shot at around 3:45 pm Wednesday while working in the 5100 block of Call Place in Washington.
The police said he was rushed to a local hospital where he was identified as R “L” Niftar.
The victim left behind his wife, Mindy (Aron), a 6-month-old child, and a grieving community of family and friends.
According to reports, the niftar’s parents are Asher and Elise; his mother is a principal in Bais Yaakov of Baltimore.