Sign up for daily news updates via Email

Daily News Clips - March 31, 2017

Summary

Mia Keyshia Hill, 20, who allegedly drove in reverse and hit a patrol vehicle while fleeing a traffic stop on Wednesday is being held on six federal and District charges. According to reports, a judge has denied a psychological exam for the suspect. • Aaliyah Shaw, 14, was described as missing by DC Police. She was last seen in the Congress Heights neighborhood and authorities are asking for the public’s assistance in locating her.

Visit CrimeDC.com to see the latest crime alerts and trends.

Crime Updates

Washington Post: Suspect in kidnapping of Georgetown University student working on plea deal, attorney says “A man accused of kidnapping a Georgetown University student is working on a possible plea deal with federal prosecutors, his defense attorney said in court Thursday where a judge set the next hearing in the case for May 31.”

Washington Post: Woman charged in federal court in Capitol Hill police shooting after traffic stop “A 20-year-old woman whose car was shot at by police near the U.S. Capitol after she allegedly put it in reverse and hit a patrol car while fleeing a traffic stop Wednesday is being held on six federal and District charges.”

NBC Washington: Woman Accused of Ramming Police Cruiser Near US Capitol Will Not Have Mental Health Screening “A woman accused of causing a security scare near the Capitol Building Wednesday morning will not have a mental health evaluation after a judge did not grant a prosecutor’s request to evaluate her competency.”

WUSA9: MISSING: 16-year-old girl from Southeast D.C. “The Metropolitan Police Department is asking for the public’s help finding a 16-year-old girl who went missing in Southeast D.C. Mi’easha Callaway was last seen on March 29 in the 1100 block of Howard Road in Southeast.”

WUSA9: MISSING: 14-year-old girl from Southeast D.C. “The Metropolitan Police Department is asking for the public’s help finding a 14-year-old girl who went missing in Southeast D.C. Aaliyah Shaw was last seen on March 29 in the 600 block of Mississippi Avenue in Southeast.”

Public Safety Update

WUSA9: Metro to shut down portions of Green Line “Portions of the Green Line will be shut down as part of Metro’s SafeTrack safety overhaul. Originally planned as a longer period of single-tracking, Metro decided a shutdown would shorten the duration of the project.”

Mayor and City Council

NBC Washington: DC Asks For Federal Land—Including RFK, Which Could Be Home to a Redskins Stadium “Mayor Muriel Bowser is asking President Trump to give D.C. several parcels of land controlled by the National Park Service—including RFK Stadium, which she and some other D.C. officials would like to make the home of a new Redskins stadium.”

Washington Post: D.C. mayor uses citywide address to open new fronts in affordable housing fight “D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser vowed to open two new fronts in the city’s battle to preserve affordable housing on Thursday, saying she wants the city to create new funds for the effort and to purchase low-rent buildings if it would prevent their conversion into luxury housing.”

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

Posted March 31 2017 at 12:54 PM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

Get Updates