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Attempted Bank Robbery in Columbia Heights, Shooting in Rosedale (suspect arrested), Stabbing Downtown, Shooting Victim found in Ledroit Park


From MPD:

“The Metropolitan Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a person of interest in connection to a robbery which occurred in the 3200 block of 14th Street, NW, on Friday, December 27, 2013 at approximately 2:39 pm.

A subject entered into the location and presented a note to the teller. The teller refused to give the subject any money and the suspect left the scene without obtaining any property.

The subject is described as a black male in his 30’s to 40’s last seen wearing all black clothing with a scarf wrapped around his nose and mouth. The subject can be seen above.

Anyone with information that can assist in the identification of this subject is asked to call the police at (202) 727-9099.”


From MPD:

“Friday afternoon about 2:10 pm a 17 year old man was shot near 18th and Benning Road, NE.

He was taken to a hospital with a serious wound.

Last night we arrested the person we believe is the suspect.”


From @DCPoliceDept around 3:30am:



From DC Police Alert:

“3D Shooting_0332 Hours_4th and V Street, NW_No Lookout DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT”

Update from MPD:

“At approximately 3:20 AM this morning a gunshot victim was located at 4th and V Streets, Northwest.

The shooting did not occur in the Third Police District. The shooting occurred in the Sixth Police District.”

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