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Daily News Clips - April 14, 2017


Traveous Lamont Brown, 27, was arrested and charged with first-degree murder while armed in the shooting death of Adam Edwin Barker, 21. Another suspect was also arrested in this case. • A photo was released of two men and a woman who are wanted in connection with abducting another woman and robbing her on Sunday. DC Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the persons of interest.

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WJLA: Police make second arrest in D.C. homicide of 21-year-old “Metropolitan Police have made a second arrest for a murder in southeast Washington that took place last year. On Wednesday, 27-year-old Traveous Lamont Brown of SE, D.C. was arrested and charged with first-degree murder while armed in the shooting death of 21-year-old Adam Edwin Barker.”

Washington Post: D.C. bicyclist charged in collision that killed Kiplinger editor “A 27-year-old bicyclist has been charged with disobeying a traffic device after police said he fatally struck a woman who was trying to cross a street at Franklin Square in Northwest Washington.”

NBC Washington: Two Men and a Woman Abduct and Rob Another Woman in D.C. “Two men and a woman abducted another woman and robbed her early Sunday morning, D.C. police said. The suspects forced her into a vehicle about 2:40 a.m. in the 1600 block of R Street NW, police said.”

WUSA9: MISSING: 16-year-old DC girl “Police are asking for the public’s help locating a missing 16-year-old girl from D.C. Mykeya Tillman was last seen on Wednesday, April 12, 2017, in the 2600 Block of Pomeroy Road, Southeast.”

WUSA9: MISSING: 20-year-old Northeast D.C. girl “The Metropolitan Police Department needs the public’s help finding a 20-year-old girl who went missing on Tuesday. Deanna Floyd was last seen at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday in the 3600 block of 17th Street in Northeast D.C.”

WUSA9: MISSING: 15-year-old DC boy “Fifteen-year-old Elijah Ashley-Mangum was last seen on April 12 around 6 p.m. in the 100 block of Spring Road in NW DC. He is described as a black male with a light-brown complexion, 6-feet-tall and 165 pounds.”

Mayor and City Council

NBC Washington: DC Mayor Makes Push to Give More Rights to Sexual Assault Victims “D.C.‘s Mayor introduced a bill that would make it a requirement to tell sexual assault victims why suspects are not prosecuted—or why charges are dropped. News4’s Mark Segraves explains why advocates believe the proposed changes will help empower victims.”

If you know anyone who has information regarding suspects, please call DC police.

Posted April 14 2017 at 9:59 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

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