Community members of Ward 8 are organizing a rally Dec. 12 at Marbury Plaza, 2300 Good Hope Rd SE, to protest the death of Alonzo Fiero Smith, a District man who died while in the custody of the building’s Special Police last month. Residents are seeking answers for the cause of Smith’s death from the Metropolitan Police Department, which has launched an investigation into his demise. The rally will occur from 3 p. m. – 6 p. m. For more information, visit facebook.com/events/962533667127810.