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Daily News Clips - March 28, 2017

Summary

The DC Police Union is asking members to fill out the following survey and tell Union leadership what you would like to see in a new uniform: http://action.dcpoliceunion.com/page/signup/uniform-survey • Maurice Delonte Dawkins and Joseph Reginald Ward were both arrested and charged with the rape of a 13-year-old girl in the basement of a home in the Randle Highlands neighborhood. The suspects are being held without bond, as DC Police continue to investigate the incident. • A video was released of a person of interest wanted in connection with the armed robbery of a 7-Eleven. Authorities are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating the suspect.

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Posted March 28 2017 at 9:57 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - March 27, 2017

Summary

Nathaniel Davis, Maurice Nathaniel Jackson, and Daquan Hooks were shot and killed in Southeast this past weekend. No suspect information is available at this time, and DC Police are actively investigating the homicides. • A man was shot and wounded Friday night in the Trinidad neighborhood on Friday night. The unidentified victim was found unconscious and unresponsive when first responders arrived.

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Posted March 27 2017 at 10:57 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - March 24, 2017

Summary

A photo of a person of interest was released by DC Police. The possible suspect was driving a blue Toyota Prius with the following Kentucky tag: 711-KMY. Authorities are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the person of interest. • Anjel Burl, 16, was described as missing by DC Police. She was last seen near the Benning Road metro station, and authorities are asking fro the public’s help in locating her.

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Posted March 24 2017 at 10:07 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - March 23, 2017

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Corrina Mehiel, 34, was found fatally stabbed late Tuesday afternoon. According to reports, the victim was found tied up and stabbed to death in a Capitol Hill apartment. Authorities are asking for the public’s help in finding a 2004 Toyota Prius with the following Kentucky tag: 722 RMY. • A man was seriously injured Wednesday morning in a shooting in the Dupont Park Neighborhood. No suspect information is available at this time, and authorities are actively investigating the incident.

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Posted March 23 2017 at 10:39 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - March 22, 2017

Summary

Ayana J. McAllister, 19, was shot and killed Monday night near the Benning Road Metro station. The victim was a college freshman, who returned home from school for spring break when she and another woman were shot. • A man was stabbed in the head along a bike path in Kenilworth Park on Tuesday afternoon. The victim is suffering from life-threatening wounds, and authorities are actively investigating the incident.

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Posted March 22 2017 at 10:12 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - March 21, 2017

Summary

Two women were injured in a shooting Monday night near the Benning Road Metro station. One victim was taken to the hospital from the scene, and the other victim arrived at the hospital on her own. No suspect information is available at this time, and authorities are actively investigating the incident. • Adam Murray, 24, was arrested and charged with kidnapping two women against their will in a LeDroit Park neighborhood home over the weekend. Neither of the victims was injured in the incident.

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Posted March 21 2017 at 9:59 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - March 20, 2017

Summary

Steven Edward Stewart Jr., 33, and Bernard Coleman, 43, were fatally shot Friday morning about four miles apart in the Fairlawn and Congress Heights neighborhoods, respectively. Authorities are actively investigating the incidents, which appear to be unrelated. • Two men were injured in a shooting Friday afternoon near the DC-Maryland border in Southeast. The victims were taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries, and DC Police are investigating the incident.

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Posted March 20 2017 at 10:49 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - March 17, 2017

Summary

Makel Barnes, 15, was described as critically missing by DC Police. He was last seen in the Bellevue neighborhood, and authorities are seeking the public’s assistance in locating him. • A series of videos have been released in connection with four separate homicide cases in the District. Detectives are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating the persons of interest in the videos.

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Posted March 17 2017 at 8:28 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - March 16, 2017

Summary

A video was released of a person of interest wanted in connection with the armed robbery of a convenience store in the Brentwood neighborhood. Authorities are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect. • Edgar Maddison Welch, 28, is expected to plead guilty in a deal with federal prosecutors, after he allegedly commandeered a pizza restaurant with an assault-style gun in December 2016.

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Posted March 16 2017 at 9:25 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - March 15, 2017

Summary

After Monday night and yesterday morning’s snowstorm, commuters are advised to carefully travel to work. Authorities have warned that roads may continue to be slippery, especially as temperatures fell to the 20s overnight that caused snow to refreeze. • Andrew Cook, 20, was arrested Monday night and charged with felony destruction of property, simple assault, and threatening to kidnap or injure a person at a LGBT Community Center in Northwest. DC Police are investigating the incident further to as a potential bias related crime.

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Posted March 15 2017 at 8:41 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - March 14, 2017

Summary

There was a snowstorm last night and this morning in the District. Drivers and pedestrians are advised to travel carefully along city roads, and if you experience or witness an accident, please call the authorities. • Mark Elder Allen-Gifford, a 31-year-old teacher at Georgetown Day, was arrested Friday and charged over the weekend with child sex abuse. According to reports, the suspect allegedly touched and kissed a 14-year-old girl.

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Posted March 14 2017 at 8:55 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - March 13, 2017

Summary

Dennis Lee Wise, 51, was stabbed and killed Saturday morning in the Fort Stanton neighborhood. No suspect information is available at this time, and authorities are actively investigating the incident. • Tyrone Johnson, 24, was fatally shot Friday morning near Twining Square in Southeast, and suspect information is available at this time. • William Boyd, 35, and Isaac Pinkney, 26, were arrested and charged with shooting at two DC Police officers following a verbal exchange in February. One officer was injured in the incident.

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Posted March 13 2017 at 10:23 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - March 10, 2017

Summary

A video was released of a person of interest wanted in connection with an armed robbery. The suspect allegedly shoved a woman against a wall and stole her purse at gunpoint, and DC Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the person of interest. • A pizza deliveryman was carjacked Thursday afternoon outside a Domino’s carryout near the Tenleytown Metro station. The assailant drove away in a purple Toyota Corolla with a Maryland license place (9CT3935).

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Posted March 10 2017 at 9:06 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - March 9, 2017

Summary

Robert Lewis, 21, faces up to five yeas in prison after he plead guilty to burglarizing a home and robbing a man in separate incidents in 2015 and 2016. The suspect was also convicted of breaking into a different home in 2015, and he faces an additional three to five years in prison in connection with those charges. • Last night, there was a nationwide outage of 911 service that affected AT&T wireless customers in the District. The outage lasted about 90 minutes and 911 service has been restored.

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Posted March 09 2017 at 9:52 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - March 8, 2017

Summary

George Hines, 76, was reported as missing by DC Police. He was last seen Sunday in the Deanwood neighborhood, and authorities are seeking the public’s assistance in locating him. • DC Police are investigating an incident that left a man dead and a construction worker facing a possible homicide charge. From what witness told police, an argument arose over a parking spot and the construction worker punched the victim who died the next day in a hospital.

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Posted March 08 2017 at 10:21 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - March 7, 2017

Summary

Andrew McPhatter, 28, died from injuries he sustained in a shooting this past Wednesday in the Congress Heights neighborhood. The victim was one of six people shot on Wheeler Road SE over a seven day span, and DC Police believe a neighborhood dispute is responsible for the recent uptick in violence. • A juvenile girl was reportedly raped by two men after she was attacked by a group near Gallery Place on Sunday night. Authorities are actively investigating the incident.

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Posted March 07 2017 at 8:45 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - March 6, 2017

Summary

Delontra Omar Alexander died after he was shot early Saturday morning in an apartment complex in the Skyland neighborhood. Authorities found the victim bleeding in a stairwell before he ultimately passed. No suspect information is available at this time and authorities are actively investigating the incident. • DC Police are searching for a woman wanted for stabbing two other women in Downtown.

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Posted March 06 2017 at 9:48 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - March 3, 2017

Summary

Three men, a woman, and a juvenile male were injured Thursday night in two separate shootings in the Brentwood neighborhood and along Rhode Island Avenue in Northeast. All five victims were transported to a local hospital. • Taliyah Renn’e Thomas, 12, was described as missing by DC Police. She was last seen in the Bellevue neighborhood, and authorities are asking for the public’s assistance in locating her.

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Posted March 03 2017 at 9:15 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - March 2, 2017

Summary

A man is in critical condition after he was shot Wednesday morning in the Congress Heights neighborhood. A weapon was recovered at the scene of the crime, and DC Police are actively investigating the incident. • A video was released of a person of interest wanted in connection with a drive-by shooting in the Congress Heights neighborhood this past week. Authorities are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the suspect.

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Posted March 02 2017 at 9:11 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - March 1, 2017

Summary

James Mace III, 31, was fatally shot Monday in the Truxton Circle neighborhood. No suspect information is available at this time, and DC Police are actively investigating the incident. • Christopher L. Graham, 44, was arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a person on Wednesday, February 15 near the NoMa Metro station. • Paolo Aldorasi, who resides in London, was arrested in Seattle on Friday and charged with kidnapping a Georgetown student and drove him to banks and jewelry stores trying to obtain money.

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Posted March 01 2017 at 11:24 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - February 28, 2017

Summary

A 16-year-old student was arrested Wednesday for bringing a loaded gun into Woodrow Wilson High School in Tenleytown yesterday. • Jesus Mumbles Burley, 22, and Jesus Marcie Burley, 19, were arrested and charged in connection with a shooting in Congress Heights on Thursday, when three separate shootings took place within a one hour span. • A video was released of two masked men wanted for armed robbery, and authorities are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the suspects.

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Posted February 28 2017 at 12:26 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - February 27, 2017

Summary

A video was released of two persons of interest wanted in connection with the shooting death of Eric Linnair Wright, 53. DC Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying one suspect and locating both suspects. • Manuel Garcia Fernandez, a 35-year-old teacher in a public charter school, was charged with second-degree child abuse. The suspect allegedly had sexual contact with two female victims and one male victim.

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Posted February 26 2017 at 11:01 PM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - February 24, 2017

Summary

Two DC Police Officers were shot last night in an incident that remains under investigation. Both officers were transported to the hospital in stable condition. • There were three shootings in a two hour period last night in the Congress Heights neighborhood, and four people were injured. • A video was released of a person of interest wanted in connection with a first degree sexual abuse offense that happened in the Queens Chapel neighborhood. DC Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating the persons of interest.

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Posted February 24 2017 at 12:41 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - February 23, 2017

Summary

Two men were shot and a woman was stabbed in separate incidents in the Congress Heights neighborhood Wednesday morning. One of the male victims was in stable condition, while the other suspect is in critical condition. • Jennifer Martinez, 17, was described as critically missing by DC Police. She was last seen February 7th in the Petworth neighborhood, and authorities are asking for the public’s assistance in locating her.

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Posted February 23 2017 at 12:55 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - February 22, 2017

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DC Police Officers Steven Hines, Roberto Adams, John Hayes and Jacoby Taylor pulled a man out of a burning and wrecked car on Sunday, saving his life. In body-worn camera footage, DC Police officers can been seen breaking the front window of the burning car, unlocking the door, and extricating the driver from the vehicle. • DC Police released surveillance video of two armed robberies that took place at separate 7-Eleven stores in the District. Authorities believe the same man may be responsible for both incidents and are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the person of interest.

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Posted February 22 2017 at 5:38 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - February 21, 2017

Summary

Eric Linnair Wright, 53, was found dead near the H Street corridor, after DC Police responded to reports of gunshots on Friday night. No suspect information is available at this time, and authorities are actively investigating the incident. • After Walter M. Clark, 63, died from injuries he sustained during an assault inside of a Carver/Langston residence, Thomasine Bennett, 76, was charged with first-degree murder while armed. DC Police allege the suspect struck the victim with a bat. • Talisha Coles, 16, was described as critically missing by authorities. She was last seen a few blocks south of the H Street corridor, and DC Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating her.

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Posted February 21 2017 at 1:11 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - February 17, 2017

Summary

Kevin Vaughn, 21, was described as critically missing by DC Police. He was last seen Wednesday near the Deanwood neighborhood, and authorities are asking for the public’s assistance in locating the missing person. • Wilkecia Holbrook, 44, was described as missing by DC Police, and she was last Monday in the Douglass neighborhood. Authorities are asking for the public’s help in locating the missing person.

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Posted February 17 2017 at 9:22 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - February 16, 2017

Summary

An arrest warrant has been issued for Gary O’Neal Bell, a 24-year-old who is wanted for juvenile sex trafficking. The suspect has been allegedly offering an underage girl for sexual encounters, and authorities are seeking the public’s assistance in locating the suspect. • Ronald Perry Berton, 42, was charged with kidnapping and raping a woman near Adams Morgan in 2007. The suspect is already in prison after he was convicted of raping a woman in her Arlington apartment in 2010.

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Posted February 16 2017 at 9:28 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - February 15, 2017

Summary

A man was stabbed Tuesday night near the Navy Yard neighborhood. The victim was conscious and breathing when authorities arrived, and DC Police are searching for a male suspect last seen wearing a black jacket. • Cyheme Hall, 21, was arrested by DC Police and charged with the first-degree murder of Deeniquia Dodds, a 22-year-old transgender woman killed on July 4th. The suspect was the fourth person arrested in connection with the case.

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Posted February 15 2017 at 9:05 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - February 14, 2017

Summary

Kenny Bell, 30, was shot and killed near the Washington Highland Recreation Center. No suspect information is available at this time, and DC Police are actively investigating the incident. • Alan Maybin, 33, was arrested on a warrant this past weekend in connection with a shooting that occurred at New York Avenue and North Capitol Street NW in June. The suspect was the second person arrested in the case.

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Posted February 14 2017 at 9:48 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - February 13, 2017

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DC Police are asking for the public’s help in searching for Miguel Escobar, 14, and Andre Hick, 15, who were both reported to be missing this past week. Both individuals were last seen Wednesday, February 8th. • A suspect was arrested after a police car chase that began in the District and ended inside the Maryland Live Casino Friday night. There was a warrant for the suspect’s arrest for failure to appear at a criminal trial.

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Posted February 13 2017 at 9:38 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - February 10, 2017

Summary

Chasity Smith, 16, was described as missing by DC Police. She was last seen Wednesday in the Lincoln Heights neighborhood, and authorities are seeking the public’s assistance in locating her. • Tyrone Hunter, 24, was arrested and charged with four armed robberies that took place over a two day span in January. In each case, DC Police say the suspect allegedly jumped from a vehicle with a gun and robbed the victim.

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Posted February 10 2017 at 9:21 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - February 9, 2017

Summary

Nathaniel Taylor, 23, was identified as a second suspect in connection with the killing of Nuru Frenche, 23, in the Deanwood neighborhood in April of this past year. DC Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating the suspect. • Matthew Ezekiel Stager, a 45-year-old man and a wanted sex offender, was arrested yesterday in the District. According to authorities, the suspect also has a history of drug abuse and mental illness.

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Posted February 09 2017 at 9:20 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - February 8, 2017

Summary

Cheval Reid, 25, was fatally shot early Tuesday morning in the Brookland neighborhood. No suspect information is available at this time, and DC Police are actively investigating this incident. • Wlliam Charlie Bowman, 27, was arrested in Atlanta and extradited to the District as he was charged with the second-degree murder of James Dorsey, Jr., 37, on January 10th. The suspect is the second person charged in the case. • After Carolyn Ellis, 65, was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver, DC Police arrested David Phillip Jones, 36, and charged him in connection with the case.

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Posted February 08 2017 at 8:54 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - February 7, 2017

Summary

Derronn Stover, 17, was shot and killed Sunday night in the Benning neighborhood. No suspect information is available at this time, and authorities are actively investigating the incident. • After Ronnell Tye Reaves, 22, was killed in a shooting last month, Matthew Moore, 32, was arrested and charged in connection with the homicide.

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Posted February 07 2017 at 10:00 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - February 6, 2017

Summary

Daron Wint’s trial date is set for September 2018, after he was charged with kidnapping and killing a family and their housekeeper inside of their Woodley Park home in 2015. • DC Police are searching for a man last seen wearing a black wool coat who is wanted for robbing a bank in Mount Vernon Square and attempting to rob another bank in the Brentwood neighborhood. • Si’Onna Branison, 10, was struck by a hit-and-run driver last week, and she suffered multiple broken bones. DC Police have seized the striking vehicle, as they continue to investigate the case.

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Posted February 05 2017 at 11:00 PM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - February 3, 2017

Summary

Si’Onna Branison, 10, was struck by a hit-and-run driver in the Petworth neighborhood. The victim broke five bones in her face, two bones in her leg, and suffered a fractured neck in the incident. DC Police are searching for two women last seen driving a gray vehicle. • Two people were stabbed in a fight near the Columbia Heights Metro station. One person was arrested in connection with the incident and authorities are searching for other suspects.

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Posted February 03 2017 at 8:24 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - February 2, 2017

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A man was shot and killed yesterday in the Burrville neighborhood. A woman was also injured in the shooting, and her condition is unknown. No suspect information is available at this time. • Four people, including a 17-year-old girl, were injured in a shooting Tuesday night in the Congress Heights neighborhood. The victims were taken to a local hospital and none of the injuries appear to be life threatening. • After a fatal fire took the life of Awlachew Ayele, 66, last week in the Trinidad neighborhood, authorities have determined that the fire was intentionally set.

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Posted February 02 2017 at 9:32 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - February 1, 2017

Summary

DC Police are actively searching for Elliot Avery Starks, 34, in connection with the stabbing death of Antina Cindette Pratt, 40, in November 2016. The victim was found dead in the Barry Farm neighborhood, and authorities are asking for the public’s assistance in locating the suspect. • A shootout took place Monday night in the Brightwood Park neighborhood, and no one was injured in the incident.

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Posted February 01 2017 at 9:40 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - January 31, 2017

Summary

Wilson Agbebaku, 34, was fatally shot Sunday evening in the Lincoln Heights neighborhood. No suspect information is available at this time, and authorities are actively investigating the incident. • A photo was released of a man wanted in connection with kidnapping a Georgetown University student and subsequently taking the student to several ATM machines to withdraw money. DC Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating the suspect.

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Posted January 31 2017 at 9:42 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - January 30, 2017

Summary

A Georgetown University student was abducted on Thursday afternoon. The student was forced into a vehicle and taken to several stores and ATM machines to get money and merchandise. A man who was last seen wearing a black suit, black shoes, and a gray tie was described as a suspect. • A 15-year-old boy was arrested and charged with sexually assaulting women in two seperate incidents last week near the H Street corridor.

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Posted January 30 2017 at 9:27 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - January 27, 2017

Summary

A video was released of a man firing a gun Tuesday afternoon in an incident that took the life of Willie Starkey, 35. The shooting took place behind a laundromat near the Hechinger Mall, and DC Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the person of interest. • Michael Hilliard, 57, was arrested Wednesday morning, after he allegedly groped a woman in the Shaw neighborhood. The suspect has been convicted 20 times of sex abuse, and a judge will determine on Friday whether the suspect will stay in jail until his trial.

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Posted January 27 2017 at 8:55 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - January 26, 2017

Summary

Willie Starkey, 35, was identified as the man who was fatally shot Tuesday afternoon across the street from Hechinger Mall. No suspect information is available at this time, and DC Police are actively investigating the incident. • Authorities are investigating three shootings that took place within an hour on Wednesday. In total, there were seven victims, four of which were juvenile males. • Niyana Carrington, 16, was described as missing by DC Police. She was last seen Tuesday near the Mt. Vernon Triangle neighborhood.

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Posted January 26 2017 at 9:36 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - January 25, 2017

Summary

A man was shot and killed Tuesday afternoon in the Carver / Langston neighborhood. The victim was shot behind a laundromat, and no suspect information is available at this time. • A man was shot behind a liquor store near Nationals Park Tuesday morning. The victim’s injuries are non-life threatening, and according to police, the incident was the result of an isolated dispute. • An injured man was found at Union Station by authorities Tuesday morning. DC Police believe that he may have been hurt somewhere else, and it is unclear whether the victim was shot or stabbed.

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Posted January 25 2017 at 9:07 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - January 24, 2017

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After a man was stabbed early Monday morning in the Congress Heights neighborhood, DC Police are searching for a male suspect last seen wearing a black jacket. The victim was stabbed in the chest but is expected to survive. • Victor Purdie, 56, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder, after he allegedly attacked Richard Lewis, 57, outside of Union Station. • Tawanna Williams has been described as missing and DC Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating her. She was last seen in the Kenilworth neighborhood.

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Posted January 24 2017 at 12:44 PM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union - Daily News Clips - January 23, 2017

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Dane Powell, 30, was arrested on Inauguration Day after he threw a rock at officers. He was formally charged with assault on a police officer while armed. • A total of about 230 people were arrested on Inauguration day, and they were charged with rioting. Many of these suspects self-described themselves as anarchists and were responsible for breaking windows in businesses and setting a limousine on fire. • Earlier in January, a group of burglars and vandals broke into the construction site at Bancroft Elementary School, and this past weekend, DC Police believe the same group of burglars returned and caused about $250,000 in total damage.

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Posted January 23 2017 at 9:27 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - January 19, 2017

Summary

A video was released by DC Police of a man wanted in connection with the shooting death of Vivian Marrow, 68. Authorities are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating the person of interest. • Anthony Irving, 44, was identified as the man who was shot and killed Tuesday evening in the Deanwood neighborhood. • Desmond Hayes, 24, was described as missing by DC Police. He is about 6’2” tall, 180 pounds, and was last seen near the Potomac Avenue Metro station. Authorities are seeking the public’s help in locating the missing person.

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Posted January 19 2017 at 9:21 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - January 18, 2017

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Two men were shot to death yesterday in separate incidents. • Ronnell Tye Reaves, 22, was shot a couple of blocks south of the H Street NE corridor. Another man was severely injured in the shooting, and police are searching for a thin man last seen wearing all black clothing. • An unidentified man was killed about 12 hours later in a shooting near the Deanwood neighborhood. DC Police described a man wearing blue clothing and a coofie hat as a suspect.

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Posted January 18 2017 at 9:29 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - January 17, 2017

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Vivian Marrow, a 68-year-old grandmother, was fatally shot yesterday in the Barry Farm neighborhood. Ms. Marrow, who was in a wheelchair, was outside for only a few minutes before she was struck by a bullet in crossfire. • Elliott Avery Starks, 34, was identified as a suspect in connection with the stabbing death of Antina Cindette Pratt, 40, and he was charged with first-degree murder. The victim was found dead on November 8 in wooded area near the Barry Farm neighborhood.

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Posted January 17 2017 at 9:24 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union - Daily News Clips - January 13, 2017

Summary

According to a DC Police affidavit, Waliyatou Amadou was fatally stabbed by Deangelo Demetrius Thorne, 27, following an argument. The victim, the suspect, and another person were allegedly arguing outside of an apartment building about whether a previous sexual encounter was an assault or consensual. The victim went into the building and the suspect followed her as the argument continued and escalated. • A video was released by DC Police of a person of interest wanted in connection with the fatal stabbing of Antonias Deangelo Butler, 25, on New Year’s Eve. Authorities are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating the suspect.

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Posted January 13 2017 at 9:36 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - January 12, 2017

Summary

Deangelo Thorne, 27, was arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of Waliyatou Amadou, 23, inside of a co-op apartment near Meridian Hill Park in Northwest. The suspect was formally charged with second-degree murder while armed. • Lyrics Watkins, 16, was reported as missing by authorities. She was last seen in the Eckington neighborhood, and DC Police are asking for the public’s help in locating her.

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Posted January 12 2017 at 9:38 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - January 11, 2017

Summary

Leonna Lewis, 15, was reported as missing by DC Police. She was last seen near the Congress Heights Metro station in December, and authorities are asking for the public’s help in locating her. • A video was released by DC Police of a person of interest wanted in connection with the murder of Richard Lewis, 57. The victim suffered life-threatening injuries from an assault that took place in October near Union Station, and he ultimately succumbed to those injuries this past Friday.

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Posted January 11 2017 at 9:28 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - January 10, 2017

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Keith Cooper, 23, was sentenced to 14 months in prison after he threatened to kill a man he believed was responsible for the shooting death of his mother. Mr. Cooper already pleaded guilty to the possession of ammunition by a felon. • A video of an armed robbery in the Park View neighborhood was released by DC Police. Authorities are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the person of interest.

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Posted January 10 2017 at 8:52 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - January 9, 2017

Summary

Devin Hall, 23, was found fatally shot inside of his vehicle in the Congress Heights neighborhood on Saturday afternoon. Authorities are actively investigating the incident, and no suspect information is available at this time. • Malik Hough, 21, and Thomas Joyner, 28, were arrested Friday in connection with the shooting death of Herbert Dowtin, 22, and Joe Cook, 35. Both victims were killed last year.

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Posted January 09 2017 at 9:23 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - January 6, 2017

Summary

Michael Andre Duvall was arrested in a halfway house in Washington, DC and charged in connection with the stabbing death of Brian Moses back in 2009. The suspect faces charges in Prince George’s County, where the alleged incident took place. • Branden J. Dixon, who was arrested on Wednesday for fleeing police with a one-year-old in the car, was also wanted for failing to show up to court in a prostitution case. The suspect and the toddler suffered serious but non-life threatening injuries, after the suspect lost control of the car and crashed into a wall.

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Posted January 06 2017 at 8:42 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - January 5, 2017

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A DC Police officer suffered minor injuries as he attempted a traffic stop in the Fort Stanton neighborhood. During the stop, the officer dove out of the path of the suspect’s vehicle as it suddenly backed into the police cruiser and drove away. The suspect was ultimately found and taken into custody, while a young child was also found unharmed in the vehicle. • A woman walking in the woods in the Foxhall Crescent neighborhood found a violin case containing at least one firearm. Authorities also discovered weapons along the C&O Canal, and they are actively investigating the situation.

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Posted January 05 2017 at 9:23 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - January 4, 2017

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A Prince George’s Police Officer was taken to a local hospital, after a man driving a stolen vehicle crashed into two police cruisers in the Carver/Langston neighborhood. The suspect, 25-year-old Michael Anthony Burwell, was arrested and also taken to a local hospital with minor injuries. • Amanda Pulver, who had been missing for over a month, was found safe on Monday in a Georgetown grocery store. Ms. Pulver is undergoing medical evaluation and has agreed to be returned to her family in Arlington.

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Posted January 04 2017 at 8:49 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - January 3, 2017

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After a deceased man was found on a bench in Franklin Square park, DC police are investigating the cause of his death. • Shawn J. Brown, 28, was arrested and charged in the shooting death of James Dorsey Jr., 37, in the Takoma neighborhood. Authorities are searching for another suspect related to this incident. • Deana Debrow-Conley, 26, was charged in connection with the death of her one-month-old son.

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Posted January 03 2017 at 9:25 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union - Daily News Clips - December 23, 2016

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The DC Police Union’s office will be closed Friday, December 23rd through Monday, December 26th in observance of the holiday. • A video was released of a man stealing a package from the front porch of the home. Authorities are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the suspect. • Jonathan Waddell wasa arrested and charged with two robberies of cab drivers in the Edgewood neighborhood.

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Posted December 23 2016 at 12:18 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - December 22, 2016

Summary

While aboard an Orange Line train from Minnesota Ave Metro station to Deanwood, a passenger with a replica or pellet gun attempted to rob another passenger. The male suspect allegedly tried to shoot somebody but nothing came out of the weapon, and he was ultimately arrested by Metro Transit Police. • A video was released of a man wanted in connection for stealing items from a vehicle in the Barnaby Woods neighborhood. DC Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating the suspect.

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Posted December 22 2016 at 8:53 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Daily News Clips - December 21, 2016

Summary

Clinton Wolmack, 27, was arrested in connection with the shooting death of Terry Crutchfield, 45, in an apartment building near the Deanwood Metro station on December 6th. The suspect allegedly shot and killed the victim as he attempted to rob people of synthetic marijuana. • A teenager was attacked and robbed by a group of ten juveniles on Tuesday night near the U Street NW corridor. • Authorities are searching for four men who are wanted in connection with robbing and beating a private security guard near the Waterfront Metro station.

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Posted December 21 2016 at 1:16 PM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – December 20th, 2016

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Three robberies have been reported in about a week near a single street corner in the Edgewood neighborhood, the most recent on Monday night. In at least two of the robberies the victims were cab drivers and guns were shown in two of the three robberies. No suspect information is available at this time. • Robert Kelsey, 29, of DC, was sentenced to 50 years in prison Monday for sexually abusing an 11-year-old Maryland girl he met through Instagram. Kelsey was previously convicted of being an accessory in the 2005 shooting death of former DC council member Sandy Allen’s grandson, Jon Allen Jr., who was 15.

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Posted December 20 2016 at 11:05 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – December 19th, 2016

Summary

A woman was forced into a van, robbed and assaulted early Sunday in the Mount Pleasant area. The victim was grabbed by one man and then attacked in the van by two others. After the robbery and assault, she was thrown out near the Woodley Park area. The persons of interest are described as black males in their late 30’s. The vehicle is described as a white work van. The vehicle’s make, model and registration are unknown.

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Posted December 19 2016 at 11:16 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – December 16th, 2016

Summary

Bikila Kejella, 18, of Northwest was arrested Thursday and charged with first-degree murder while armed in connection with the fatal shooting of Eric Garrett, 23, in September 2016. • A driver ran over a D.C. police officer’s foot Thursday night during a traffic stop near the Lincoln Park neighborhood. The officer was taken to the hospital for evaluation but his injuries are not considered serious. No further information has been released at this time.

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Posted December 16 2016 at 11:05 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – December 15th, 2016

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A man was shot in the wrist Wednesday evening in the NOMA neighborhood during a robbery. A bystander told police that the suspects later sped away in a black Nissan Altima with Virginia license plates. • Carmelita Henderson, 49, of Northeast was charged with first-degree murder while armed in the shooting death of Levi Kinte Davis, 38, of Baltimore, in September 2015. The shooting took place near the Benning neighborhood.

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Posted December 15 2016 at 11:11 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – December 14th, 2016

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A 26-year-old woman is under arrest for leading District police on a chase into Virginia after she allegedly stole a D.C. Housing Authority Police Department SUV near the Le Droit Park neighborhood.The woman drove through the Third Street Tunnel and I-395, and she hit at least 10 cars along the way, including a marked D.C. police cruiser that was involved in the pursuit. • Larry Russell Dawson, 67, of Antioch, Tennessee, pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court to a charge of assaulting, resisting, or impeding officers while using a deadly or dangerous weapon. Dawson pulled out a BB gun at a security checkpoint while entering the Capitol Visitor Center in March. • Derrick Leo Thames, 21, of Northwest Washington, was arrested and charged Tuesday with first-degree sexual abuse while armed and assault with a dangerous weapon. Thames, armed with a handgun, sexually assaulted a victim in the Park View neighborhood on Aug. 16, 2015. Visit CrimeDC.com to see the latest crime alerts and trends.

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Posted December 14 2016 at 11:23 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – December 13th, 2016

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Saeve Evans, 30, was charged Saturday with second-degree murder while armed for the shooting death of Breyona McMillian, 16, in the Potomac Gardens apartment complex last month. According to an arrest affidavit filed in court Monday, Evans apparently was aiming at a black Nissan that had sped into a courtyard. • Police are searching for several people involved in an armed carjacking of a woman unloading her groceries Sunday evening in the Chevy Chase neighborhood. The victim said the suspects were wearing masks that covered the bottom half of their faces and believes they were between 15 and 19 years old. Police are on the lookout for a blue 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe with DC tag EN1190. • Daniel Scott, 36, pleaded guilty in the fatal stabbing of James Michael Neal, 54, outside a 7-Eleven store in the Navy Yard neighborhood on Nov. 21, 2015. Prosecutors said Scott stabbed Neal after an altercation between himself and a female panhandler, who was a companion of Neal’s at the time.

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Posted December 13 2016 at 10:35 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – December 12th, 2016

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Grant Copeland Dosunmu, 21, of Northwest, was found shot to death Sunday night in a silver Jaguar in the Hawthorne neighborhood. The victim had been shot in the upper back and was pronounced dead at the scene. It is not clear where the shooting occurred. No suspect information is available at this time. • A man was shot Monday morning in the Eckington neighborhood and then ran into the Harmony Public Charter school nearby. The condition of the man and the status of the suspect are not known at this time. • A man was shot in the arm early Monday during a dispute between a driver and a pedestrian in the Franklin Square area. A police report says the victim was standing near a parked car when another vehicle sped by and clipped him with a mirror. The man told police he turned to confront the driver, and was shot once in the right arm. • Two men were shot near the Buena Vista neighborhood Saturday evening. One victim was shot in the leg and the other was shot in the face. Both were conscious and breathing and were taken to an area hospital. No suspect information is available at this time.

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Posted December 12 2016 at 10:43 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – December 9th, 2016

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Victor Anthony Bolden, 26, was fatally shot in his home in the Queens Chapel neighborhood on Thursday evening. The police report says that the inside of the house had been ransacked and property was taken. No suspect information is available. • A man was shot and injured Friday morning in the Deanwood neighborhood. The unidentified man was taken to an area hospital. No suspect information is available.

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Posted December 09 2016 at 11:14 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – December 8th, 2016

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A shooting in the Anacostia neighborhood has left a 26-year-old man critically injured. The man was taken to the hospital with 11 gunshot wounds, and despite his serious injuries he is expected to survive. • Police are searching for three suspects in a violent attack that took place near the Eckington area on November 26. Surveillance video shows the suspects attack the victim violently and take the victim’s phone, debit cards and identification.

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Posted December 08 2016 at 10:52 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – December 7th, 2016

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Terry Crutchfield, 45, of Southeast, was fatally shot Tuesday inside a house in the Deanwood neighborhood. No suspect information is available at this time. This homicide is the city’s 127th homicide in 2016. • A man was stabbed and critically wounded in the Grant Park neighborhood late Tuesday night. The man was unconscious but was breathing after the stabbing. • Premarcos Simon, 51, an emergency room technician at United Medical Center in SW, was arrested and charged with first-degree sexual assault of a patient. In a statement, hospital officials said they would not comment on the circumstances during the internal and police investigations.

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Posted December 07 2016 at 10:52 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – December 6th, 2016

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Edgar Maddison Welch, 28, of North Carolina, was arrested Sunday evening for entering Comet Ping Pong and pointing an AR-15 assault-style rifle at an employee. According to court papers, Welch claimed he entered Comet Ping Pong to prove an Internet conspiracy theory that the restaurant harbored juvenile sex slaves. He faces several gun-related charges, including assault with a dangerous weapon. • Nearly 30 teenagers stormed into and robbed a Barracks Row 7-Eleven store over the weekend. In the Capitol Hill neighborhood, there have been a total of 12 robberies of this type at 7-Eleven stores since this summer. No suspect information is available.

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Posted December 06 2016 at 10:48 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – December 5th, 2016

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A man who was fatally shot Thursday night in the Ivy City neighborhood has been identified as Timothy Pretlow, 45, of Southeast. Police said he had been shot several times. A second man, who lives in Hyattsville, Md., was also shot in the incident. No arrests have been made. • Six robberies, at least three of them at gunpoint, were reported Friday night in the Edgewood neighborhood. No suspect information is available at this time. • Edgar Maddison Welch, of Salisbury, North Carolina, 28, was arrested for entering the Comet Ping Pong pizzeria near Chevy Chase. The suspect entered the restaurant and pointed his gun at the employee who was working at the time. Welch then fired shots inside of the restaurant. There were no injuries reported and the incident is still under investigation.

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Posted December 05 2016 at 10:43 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – December 2nd, 2016

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A man is dead and another victim is recovering after a double shooting in the Ivy City neighborhood Thursday night. No suspect information is available at this time. • Marcus Barnes, 24, of Temple Hills, was shot and killed late Wednesday night near the Washington Highlands neighborhood. No suspect information is available. • Jimmy Augustin, 33, of Fort Washington, was arrested by officers on Thursday and charged with Misdemeanor Sexual Abuse of a Minor after police say he was involved in an inappropriate relation with a juvenile female.

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Posted December 02 2016 at 11:00 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – December 1st, 2016

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A man was fatally shot near the Washington Highlands neighborhood late Wednesday night. The victim was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. No suspect information is available. • Police are searching for Thomas Harris, 24, who was last seen in the Petworth neighborhood and has been missing since last Wednesday. • A video was released showing a person of interest wanted in connection with a theft in the Bloomingdale neighborhood. Authorities are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the suspect.

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Posted December 01 2016 at 10:46 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – November 30th, 2016

Summary

Saeve Evans, 30, a person of interest in the fatal shooting of Breyona McMillian, was arrested for unlawful possession of a firearm. He is not charged with McMillian’s death. • Randolph Williams, Kadeem Quarles, and Maurice Blakey, all 25, have been arrested and charged with first-degree murder while armed for the fatal shooting of Timothy Spicer, 25, in Anacostia on November 17, 2007.

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Posted November 30 2016 at 10:29 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – November 29th, 2016

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Babajide Pittman, 31, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder for the shooting death of Anthony Young, 27, of Southeast. Young was shot around 1:45 p.m. Sunday near the Navy Yard neighborhood. • Marquette Tibbs, 24, of Southeast, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder while armed for the fatal shooting of Orlando Donald Silver III, 37, near Anacostia on Sunday.

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Posted November 29 2016 at 10:53 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – November 28th, 2016

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Marquette Tyler, 26, of Southeast, was found lying on a sidewalk unconscious and suffering from multiple gunshot wounds late Tuesday near the Fairlawn neighborhood. Tyler was pronounced dead at an area hospital. No suspect information is available. • Breyona McMillian, 16, was fatally shot on Friday morning near the Capitol Hill neighborhood. McMillian, who was visiting family for Thanksgiving, was the unintended target of gunfire when a large group gathered outside of the Potomac Gardens housing complex. The shots are believed to have been fired from a car that sped into a courtyard or driveway at the complex. • Anthony Young, 27, was fatally shot and a woman was wounded in the Navy Yard neighborhood on Sunday afternoon. Police said Young and the assailant knew each other. • A man was killed in a shooting near Barry Farm on Sunday evening. The victim had yet to be identified Sunday night. No suspect information is available.

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Posted November 28 2016 at 10:23 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – November 22nd, 2016

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Gunfire was reported Monday night in the Columbia Heights area of Northwest and an arrest was made. No injuries were reported as a result of the gunshots. • Police are searching for two suspects in an aggravated assault that happened on Oct. 13 in the Navy Yard area. On Monday, police released video of the incident that was captured by a nearby surveillance camera.

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Posted November 22 2016 at 10:36 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – November 21st, 2016

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Two people were shot and wounded Saturday afternoon in separate incidents near the eastern edge of the Capitol Hill neighborhood. The shootings occurred about two hours apart but it is not clear whether the incidents were related. No suspect information is available at this time.

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Posted November 21 2016 at 8:55 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – November 18th, 2016

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Maurice Bellamy, 18, was indicted Thursday in two slayings, including the December shooting of a Secret Service officer during a robbery and the March shooting of a 15-year-old at the Deanwood Metro station. Bellamy was charged with first-degree premeditated murder while armed, first degree felony murder and robbery. • D.C. Police are searching for two sisters who went missing Thursday morning before school. Janae Selby, 11, and Jewell Selby, 9, were last seen around 7AM in the Lincoln Heights neighborhood.

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Posted November 18 2016 at 10:21 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – November 17th, 2016

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Aaron Derricott, 18, of Northwest, was arrested on Tuesday and charged with five counts of armed robbery. Derricott robbed five taxicab drivers of money, cell phones and credit cards in Brookland and 16th Street Heights between Nov. 3 and Nov. 13. • A D.C. Superior Court jury found Malik Bilal, 40, guilty of second-degree murder while armed in the July 6, 2014, fatal stabbing of Alonzo G. Beasley, 52, in the in Carver-Langston neighborhood. • Police are on the lookout for a man who shot at another man after purchasing shoes from him near Anacostia. The shooter fired the gun three times at the seller. No injuries have been reported.

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Posted November 17 2016 at 10:14 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – November 16th, 2016

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The man died of his injuries after being shot near the Washington Highlands neighborhood on Monday has been identified as Willie Washington, 23, of Southeast. • Carol Holloway, 33, has been identified as the victim domestic-related fatal shooting Monday night in the Woodridge neighborhood. The shooting involved two men. • A PNC Bank in the Capitol Hill area was robbed during lunch hour Tuesday afternoon. Police released photos of the suspect from a surveillance video.

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Posted November 16 2016 at 10:44 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – November 15th, 2016

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A man is dead after a shooting Monday night in the Woodridge neighborhood. The shooting appeared to be domestic in nature. No suspect information is available at this time. • A man who was shot and critically wounded Monday night near the Washington Highlands neighborhood has died of his injuries. The shooting occurred about 11:10 p.m.

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Posted November 15 2016 at 10:35 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – November 14th, 2016

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A man and a woman were shot in their lower extremities around 9:42 P.M. Thursday near the Langdon neighborhood. Both victims were taken to a local hospital for treatment and are expected to survive. No suspect information is available. • A man was stabbed in the left arm by two suspects, a male and a female, in the West End neighborhood around 1:40 A.M. Friday. The victim was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. • Two men were found suffering from gunshot wounds early Friday morning near the Fort Stanton neighborhood. Both men were taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. • A man was stabbed in Langdon early Saturday evening. Police are currently looking for a black male with short hair and brown eyes. He is approximately 5’4” and around 200 pounds. • A man stabbed Sunday night near Capitol Hill has died of his injuries. A possible suspect has been identified, but no arrest had been made by early Monday.

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Posted November 14 2016 at 10:53 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – November 10th, 2016

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A man was shot several times in the back early Thursday outside a restaurant in the Chinatown neighborhood. Police officers near the area reported hearing 10 to 15 gunshots. The victim was taken to the hospital. • The October 26 death of Ummi Najma Al-Thaqib, 59, of Southeast is being investigated as a homicide. The woman was found dead in her car outside an apartment complex in Upper Central NE. No suspect information is available.

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Posted November 10 2016 at 10:37 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – November 9th, 2016

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Antina Cindette Pratt, 40, of Southeast, was found fatally stabbed Tuesday afternoon in the Barry Farm neighborhood. It was not immediately clear how long the victim had been there before being found. No information was available about a suspect or motive.

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Posted November 09 2016 at 11:11 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – November 8th, 2016

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Mathew Taylor Bruce, 23, of Amelia County, Va., was arrested with a gun near the White House on Saturday and was ordered detained on Monday by a D.C. Superior Court judge. • On Saturday evening, a D.C. police officer was hit in the leg and in the head with pellets from a BB gun outside of an apartment complex in the Congress Heights neighborhood. No suspect information is available.

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Posted November 08 2016 at 9:43 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – November 7th, 2016

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A man was stabbed in the shoulder in the Carver/Langston neighborhood on Saturday afternoon. Police say the victim is conscious and breathing. Officials are looking for a 30-year-old black male, wearing a white shirt, black jeans and long dreads. • Police are investigating after a man walked into a hospital Sunday afternoon suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The man was shot in the Washington Highlands neighborhood at around noon. • At least three men connected with the Million Mask March were arrested on Saturday in separate incidents. On Saturday morning, two men were arrested for vandalizing several buildings along Pennsylvania Avenue, including the FBI Building and the Trump Hotel, as well as a police vehicle. Hours later, U.S. Secret Service arrested a third protester carrying a firearm near the White House, prompting a brief lockdown. • A suspect was arrested Friday in connection with a Sept. 24 burglary in the Trinidad neighborhood in D.C. and an Oct. 28 burglary in Old Town Alexandria.

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Posted November 07 2016 at 10:32 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – November 4th, 2016

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Joshua Wayne Munson, of District Heights, Maryland, was shot and killed in the Anacostia neighborhood Wednesday night. No suspect information is available at this time. • Sequarn Tibbs, 25, and Earl Jackson, 23, were found guilty of murder Thursday for the October 2009 shooting that left Daquan Tibbs, 18, of Southeast, and Davonta Artis, 15, of Northeast, dead outside of Grant Park.

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Posted November 04 2016 at 9:58 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – November 3rd, 2016

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A man was found fatally shot Wednesday night in an alley in the Anacostia neighborhood. Police said the victim was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity was not immediately made public and no suspect information is available at this time. • At least three reports of gunshot damage have been made overnight near Congress Heights and Anacostia. No damage was found.

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Posted November 03 2016 at 10:59 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – November 2nd, 2016

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Two men were shot and wounded Tuesday night near the Congress Heights neighborhood. • Four violent street robberies were reported Monday night in the West End, Georgetown, and the Woodley Park areas. Victims described four separate attacks and robberies involving groups of eight to 12 boys and girls. All the cases may be related, police said. • On Tuesday, federal prosecutors indicted Lillian Alvarado, 24, in the 2013 strangling, drowning and dismembering of her newborn son. If convicted, Alvarado faces life in prison without parole in the multiple counts, including first-degree murder and cruelty to children.

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Posted November 02 2016 at 10:45 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – November 1st, 2016

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A 27-year-old man was fatally shot in a drive-by shooting at around 5:10 p.m. Monday in Congress Heights. Police are searching for a small four-door silver car that may have been a Honda Civic or Nissan Sentra. • A man was found shot in the face Monday night near Grant Park. A police report says that 17 gunshots were reported in the area. The victim was taken to an area hospital. • Two people were shot and wounded early Tuesday near Howard University. Police said the shootings occurred about 2:45 a.m. near the Pleasant Plains neighborhood a block from the university’s Greene Memorial Stadium. Police described the victims as two adult males who suffered what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries. No suspect information is available. • A group of four male and four female juveniles, some wearing masks, beat a man and stole his cellphone Monday night in front of a hotel on Pennsylvania Avenue in the West End neighborhood.

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Posted November 01 2016 at 11:10 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – October 31st, 2016

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Police are looking for two people who donned Halloween costumes and used ‘force and violence’ during a robbery Sunday night in Le Droit Park near a Howard University dorm. • During a hearing Friday in D.C. Superior Court, prosecutors said they found DNA evidence on five objects that connects Daron Wint, 34, to the 2015 killings of businessman Savvas Savopoulos, 46; his wife, Amy, 47; their son, Philip, 10; and their housekeeper, Veralicia Figueroa, 57.

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Posted October 31 2016 at 10:27 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – October 28th, 2016

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An armed security guard was robbed of his weapon and radio Thursday night outside the Height-Benning Library in the Benning neighborhood. The suspect jumped a concrete barrier and ran eastward. Police found the radio nearby, but not the weapon. • A person is wanted for an armed robbery at a convenience store on Oct. 25 near Le Droit Park. • Antwain Bailey, 47, of Temple Hills, Md., was charged with first-degree murder while armed for the fatal shooting of Aubrey Dansbury, 27, on March 17. The first suspect, Anthony Wade, 29, of Southeast, was arrested in March and charged with second-degree murder while armed.

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Posted October 28 2016 at 10:48 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – October 27th, 2016

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James Albert Harling, 49, of Southeast, died Wednesday after he was found with trauma to the head in a church near Dupont Park. Detectives arrested a 37-year-old man on a murder charge in the case. • A 15-year-old pleaded guilty Wednesday in D.C. Superior Court to involuntary manslaughter and a firearms charge for the fatal shooting of Anthony Jackson II, 17. • Police are searching for a suspect after a woman was sexually assaulted Wednesday night along a Georgetown sidewalk. The incident happened around 8:15 p.m. The suspect was described as a white man in his 20s or 30s wearing a hooded sweatshirt.

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Posted October 27 2016 at 10:24 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – October 26th, 2016

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An armed suspect led officers on a bike and foot chase through the Carver/Langston neighborhood Monday night. The man was captured without further incident. He was charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and possession with intent to distribute while armed along with other charges. • A second man says he was injured after his clothes were set on fire Saturday evening near Columbia Heights, hours before another victim was similarly attacked by two men in the same area. The second victim could not provide any details about what happened.

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Posted October 26 2016 at 12:05 PM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – October 25th, 2016

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Andre Becton, 24, of Suitland, Md., was arrested and charged with fatally shooting Darnell Peoples, 35, of District Heights, Md., in Congress Heights on Sept. 15. • James Rousseau, 22, of Southwest, was charged with assault and intent to kill gun for allegedly shooting and robbing a man in Eckington on Sept. 11. • D.C. police are investigating the shooting of an ice cream truck driver near the Buena Vista neighborhood at around 6:15 p.m. Monday. The victim was transported to the hospital in critical condition. No suspect information is available at this time.

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Posted October 25 2016 at 10:35 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – October 24th, 2016

Summary

Hamza McCrae, 56, was found fatally shot Sunday morning in a home near Anacostia. No suspect information is available at this time. • Master Matthew Thomas, 30, of Southeast, was charged with first-degree murder while armed in the shooting of Chijoke Agbakahi between 16th Street Heights and Brightwood Park neighborhoods. Agbakahi died at a hospital on Aug. 10. • A man was assaulted and set on fire late Saturday night by two men who robbed him near Columbia Heights. Police said the victim did not seek medical attention and threw his burnt jacket in the trash. No suspect information is available at this time. • Two teenagers were arrested for assaulting a victim south of Grant Circle on October 12.

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Posted October 24 2016 at 12:37 PM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

DC Police Union – Daily News Clips – October 21st, 2016

Summary

At least one gunman opened fire on apartments and vehicles at an apartment complex in the Fort Stanton neighborhood, firing at least 50 bullets through windows and shattering car windows late Thursday. No one was reported injured. • Police are investigating two cases of indecent exposure that occurred on Tuesday and October 4th near Lafayette Elementary School and Blessed Sacrament School in Chevy Chase. A male suspect is sought in both cases, and the incidents may be related.

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Posted October 21 2016 at 9:55 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

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