“Prolific bike thief caught (finally)”

by Prince Of Petworth April 19, 2019 at 12:45 pm 0

I suppose that’s one way to get around bikes being locked down. Chinatown – Washington, DC


Photo by PoPville flickr user Eric P.

Thanks to C. for passing from MPD:

“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division have announced an arrest has been made in reference to multiple Theft offenses that occurred at the following locations:

First District:

Theft Two: On Tuesday, January 8, 2019, in the 800 block of 14th Street, Northwest, at approximately 8:00 am, the suspect took a bicycle from the listed location. CCN: 19-004-712
Theft Two/ Destruction of Property: On Friday, February 8, 2019, in the 700 block of 5th Street, Northwest, at approximately 7:00 am, the suspect cut a lock and took a bicycle then fled the scene. CCN: 19-027-272
Theft Two/ Destruction of Property (two counts): On Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in the 400 block of L Street, Northwest, at approximately 12:45 pm, the suspect entered a garage at the listed location. Once inside, the suspect cut a fence to a storage area. The suspect then cut a lock and took a bicycle then fled the scene. CCN: 19-048-277
Theft Two/ Destruction of Property: On Tuesday, March 26, 2019, in the 500 block of Massachusetts Avenue, Northwest, at approximately 9:49 pm, the suspect cut a lock and took a bicycle then fled the scene. CCN: 19-052-827
Theft Two/ Destruction of Property: On Tuesday, March 26, 2019, in the 500 block of Massachusetts Avenue, Northwest, at approximately 9:50 pm, the suspect cut a lock and took a bicycle then fled the scene. CCN: 19-053-513
Theft Two: On Tuesday, April 2, 2019, in the 400 block of Massachusetts Avenue, Northwest, at approximately 6:24 am, the suspect took two bicycles then fled the scene. CCN: 19-055-314

Second District:

Theft One: On Sunday, January 20, 2019, in the 1000 block of Massachusetts Avenue, Northwest, at approximately 2:49 pm, the suspect took a bicycle then fled the scene. CCN: 19-011-338
Theft One: On Sunday, January 20, 2019, in the 1000 block of Massachusetts Avenue, Northwest, at approximately 3:13 pm, the suspect took a bicycle then fled the scene. CCN: 19-011-340
Theft Two: On Sunday, January 20, 2019, in the 1000 block of Massachusetts Avenue, Northwest, between approximately 6:00 pm and 8:00 pm on Sunday, January 27, 2019, the suspect took a bicycle then fled the scene. CCN: 19-400-156
Theft One: On Wednesday, January 23, 2019, in the 2000 block of M Street, Northwest, between approximately 9:30 am and 5:00 pm on Saturday, January 26, 2019, the suspect took a bicycle then fled the scene. CCN: 19-015-071
Theft Two: On Saturday, January 19, 2019, in the 1000 block of Massachusetts Avenue, Northwest, between approximately 4:00 pm and 4:00 pm on Saturday, January 20, 2019, the suspect took a bicycle then fled the scene. CCN: 19-019-147
Theft Two: On Friday, January 25, 2019, in the 2000 block of M Street, Northwest, between approximately 12:00 pm and 8:30 am on Monday, February 4, 2019, the suspect took a bicycle then fled the scene. CCN: 19-020-179
Theft One: On Friday, January 25, 2019, in the 1300 block of G Street, Northwest, between approximately 9:00 am and 12:10 pm, the suspect took a bicycle from a bike rack then fled the scene. CCN: 19-029-463
Theft Two: On Wednesday, February 6, 2019, in the 1000 block of G Street, Northwest, between approximately 6:14 pm and 7:10 pm, two suspects took bicycles then fled the scene. This case remains under investigation. CCN: 19-021-723
Theft Two: On Wednesday, February 13, 2019, in the 1800 block of K Street, Northwest, at approximately 6:25 pm, the suspect took a bicycle then fled the scene. CCN: 19-027-106
Theft Two: On Thursday, March 14, 2019, in the 2200 block of Wisconsin Avenue, Northwest, between approximately 10:50 am and 11:46 am, the suspect took bicycle then fled the scene. CCN: 19-046-321
Theft Two: On Monday, March 18, 2019, in the 1200 block of 19th Street, Northwest, between approximately 10:55 am and 8:00 am on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, the suspect took a bicycle then fled the scene. CCN: 19-046-244
Theft Two/ Destruction of Property: On Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in the 1300 block of New York Avenue, Northwest, at approximately 11:00 am, the suspect broke the lock and took a bicycle from a bike rack then fled the scene. CCN: 19-047-051

Theft One/ Destruction of Property: On Saturday, March 23, 2019, in the 4300 block of Military Road, Northwest, at approximately 7:35 pm, the suspect cut a lock and took a bicycle from a bike rack then fled the scene. CCN: 19-050-211
Theft Two/ Destruction of Property: On Wednesday, March 27, 2019, in the 1800 block of I Street, Northwest, between approximately 9:00 am and 8:30 pm, the suspect cut a lock and took a bicycle then fled the scene. CCN: 19-051-833
Theft Two: On Thursday, March 28, 2019, in the 1000 block of New York Avenue, Northwest, between approximately 12:00 pm and 6:00 pm, the suspect took a bicycle then fled the scene. CCN: 19-052-396
Theft Two/ Destruction of Property: Between Thursday, February 17, 2019, at approximately 12:00pm, and Wednesday, April 3, 2019, at approximately 5:35 pm, in the 1200 block of New Hampshire Avenue, Northwest, the suspect cut a lock and took a bicycle then fled the scene. CCN: 19-056-154

Third District:

Theft Two: On Thursday, February 7, 2019, in the 1200 block of N Street, Northwest, between approximately 8:04 am and 9:24 am, the suspect took a bicycle then fled the scene. CCN: 19-022-001
Theft Two: On Monday, February 11, 2019, in the 1200 block of N Street, Northwest, at approximately 6:50 pm, the suspect took a bicycle then fled the scene. CCN: 19-024-824
Burglary Two: On Wednesday, March 20, 2019, in the 1400 block of Church Street, Northwest, at approximately 8:00 pm, the suspect entered a storage area of an apartment building at the listed location. The suspect then cut the locks and took bicycles then fled the scene. CCN: 19-047-591

On Tuesday, April 16, 2019, 53 year-old John Morgan, of No Fixed Address, was arrested for multiple bench warrants. Morgan was also charged with 19 counts of Theft Two, five counts of Theft One, nine counts of Destruction of Property, and one count of Burglary Two.

×

Subscribe to our mailing list