Washington, DC

9th and N Street, NW

Update 2:27pm residents report: “They just removed the guy from his apartment, he came out with his hands up. Looks like they will be leaving soon.”

Readers report:

“There’s a huge police presence in the colonel apt building on 9th and N, including at least six cops with a riot shield and a chopper circling overhead. I heard them knock on a door in the bldg and yell “come out with your hands up” but no one has come out yet.

A reader replies on twitter: “MPD says this is a barricade situation. Man at this location has barricaded himself in his apt. Police trying to talk him out”

Update 2:11pm: I’m also told the residents in the building at 9th and N St, NW have been given a temporary shelter in place order.

A reader reports: “Police quickly escorted all outdoor diners at Unconventional Diner into the restaurant about 45 minutes ago. Nobody is allowed to enter or leave.”

Update: 227pm resident reports: “they just got him out”

From AlertDC:

“MPD reports the following locations are closed until further notice due to police activity.

900 Block of N Street, NW
1200 Block of 9th Street, NW
9th and O Street, NW (Southbound)
10th Street between M and N Street, NW

Please avoid the area.”

Updates as more is known.


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