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Daily News Clips - September 6, 2017

Summary

A girl stabbed a boy at a school in Washington, D.C., Tuesday afternoon, according to the Metropolitan Police Department. The 12-year-old daughter of a diplomat stabbed the 13-year-old boy twice in the shoulder with scissors in Georgetown at the British International School of Washington at 2001 Wisconsin Ave NW just before 1 p.m., police said. • Another Metrobus driver has been assaulted after being spit in face by a passenger on his bus, Metro Transit Police say. This comes after a woman was seen on surveillance video throwing a cup filled with urine at a bus driver last month. The alleged assault happened on a U4 Metrobus at around 6:15 a.m. Monday in the 4200 block of Minnesota Avenue in Northeast D.C.

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Crime Updates

NBC Washington: Daughter of Diplomat Stabs Boy at British International School of Washington “A girl stabbed a boy at a school in Washington, D.C., Tuesday afternoon, according to the Metropolitan Police Department. The 12-year-old daughter of a diplomat stabbed the 13-year-old boy twice in the shoulder with scissors in Georgetown at the British International School of Washington at 2001 Wisconsin Ave. NW just before 1 p.m., police said.”

Fox5DC: Passenger arrested for spitting in the face of Metrobus driver “Another Metrobus driver has been assaulted after being spit in face by a passenger on his bus, Metro Transit Police say. This comes after a woman was seen on surveillance video throwing a cup filled with urine at a bus driver last month. The alleged assault happened on a U4 Metrobus at around 6:15 a.m. Monday in the 4200 block of Minnesota Avenue in Northeast D.C.”

Washington Post: Police pursuit of vehicle that ended in crash at Trump Hotel began as domestic incident “The police pursuit that ended in a crash Sunday afternoon outside Trump International Hotel on Pennsylvania Avenue began after a woman reported being threatened by a former boyfriend who was armed with a knife, according to a D.C. police report.”

NBC Washington: Death Investigation Underway in Columbia Heights “Police are investigating the death of a man inside the Columbia Heights Metro station in Northwest D.C. Fire officials say the victim was found bleeding from the head early Tuesday morning at the bottom of an escalator. He was pronounced dead at the hospital. A medical examiner will determine the cause and manner of death.”

Public Safety Updates

NBC Washington: Hundreds Protest in D.C. Streets Over DACA “Undocumented immigrants will lose legal protections if Congress doesn’t intervene after President Trump’s DACA decision.”

Fox5DC: New hospital to be built in DC to replace United Medical Center “D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced that a new hospital east of the Anacostia River is scheduled to be built on the St. Elizabeths campus, which will replace United Medical Center in Southeast D.C.”

Mayor and City Council

NBC Washington: New Academy Aims to Give DC Residents More Training for Infrastructure Jobs “Mayor Muriel Bowser has launched a program that will offer residents more training for trade and construction jobs that typically go unfilled. The D.C. Infrastructure Academy is a partnership between D.C. public and private sector companies and aims to create a pipeline for D.C. residents to infrastructure jobs, a press release said.”

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Posted September 06 2017 at 10:36 AM by DC Police Union News | Permanent Link

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