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Daily News Clips - September 28, 2017

Summary

A 31-year-old woman was found stabbed to death Wednesday morning inside a Southeast Washington home after D.C. police responded to a call for an assault, officials said. Officers were called to the 3000 block of 30th Street for the report of an assault in progress about 9:48 a.m., police said in a statement. Inside of a residence police found the victim had sustained stab wounds and D.C. fire and EMS rescuers found no signs of life, officials said. • Police arrested a woman they say sprayed a D.C. Metrobus driver with a juice drink while the operator was behind the wheel. The incident happened Tuesday around 5 p.m. aboard a bus in the 4300 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue in the Southwest.

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Crime Updates

Washington Post: Southeast Washington woman found stabbed to death “A 31-year-old woman was found stabbed to death Wednesday morning inside a Southeast Washington home after D.C. police responded to a call for an assault, officials said. Officers were called to the 3000 block of 30th Street for the report of an assault in progress about 9:48 a.m., police said in a statement. Inside of a residence police found the victim had sustained stab wounds and D.C. fire and EMS rescuers found no signs of life, officials said.”

Fox5DC: Police: Woman arrested after spraying Metrobus driver with Sunny Delight while bus was moving “Police arrested a woman they say sprayed a D.C. Metrobus driver with a juice drink while the operator was behind the wheel. The incident happened Tuesday around 5 p.m. aboard a bus in the 4300 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue in the Southwest.”

NBC Washington: Woman Sues DC Massage Envy, Masseur for $25M After Alleged Assault “A woman who says she was assaulted at a Massage Envy location in Northwest D.C. filed a $25 million lawsuit on Tuesday against the company and the massage therapist who she says attacked her.”

Washington Post: Teenage boy robbed of backpack and sneakers in Northwest Washington “Authorities said a teenage boy was jumped and robbed Wednesday morning of his backpack and sneakers in an alley in Northwest Washington. The incident occurred just before 10 a.m. in an alley near Taylor Street and Georgia Avenue NW in the Petworth neighborhood, according to D.C. police.”

Public Safety Updates

Washington Post: Man rescued after fall at Metro station trapped him in tight crevice “A D.C. Fire and EMS Rescue Squad rescued a man who fell from a Metro station platform Wednesday evening and became trapped against the station wall at Gallery Place, fire department officials said.”

Fox5DC: Confederate flag fliers found at American University with cotton stalks taped to them “Ten Confederate flag fliers were found hanging with cotton stalks taped to them in four American University buildings Tuesday night, according to university officials.”

Mayor and City Council

NBC Washington: Sherwood’s Notebook: Political Notes From All Over “Mayor Muriel Bowser, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe and Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan set off on a two-day trade mission to Canada on Monday to promote tourism, trade and diplomatic relations.”

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Posted September 28 2017 at 11:03 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

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