From the FBI:
“The FBI Washington Field Office along with the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD), Montgomery County Police Department, Prince George’s County Police Department, Arlington County Police Department, and Greenbelt Police Department seek information from the public to identify an unknown male named the “D.C.-Area Hotel Rapist.”
Between August 22, 1998 and February 6, 2006, a serial rapist violently assaulted six to nine women in the D.C. area. Six of these attacks have been definitively linked by DNA to a single assailant, and suspicious activity that may be related was reported in five additional area hotels. (more…)
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“Yesterday evening, at approximately 11:00 pm, Fourth District officers heard gunshots and immediately responded to the area. During their initial investigation, they located an adult male victim suffering from a non life-threatening gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was treated and released. At this time there is no lookout information to share. Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call 202-727-9099.”
From MPD Saturday:
“Last night [Friday], members of the Fifth District Crime Suppression Team executed a search warrant on a marijuana pop up event in the 2200 block of 25th Place, NE. The event was widely advertised and well attended. Officers arrested 30 distributors, seized pounds of marijuana and THC containing products from 28 vendors, seized over $10,000 in US Currency and recovered 3 firearms! 5D CST definitely deserves a round of applause for their efforts to keep our streets safe!”
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“On June 17th, 2018, at approximately 1600 hours, Fourth District units responded to a call for a shooting, in the 6900 block of 4th ST NW. Upon their arrival they observed a male with a gunshot wound to his arm. The victim was conscious, breathing, and suffering from non-life threatening injuries. The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment. (more…)
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“Member of the Fifth District Detective’s Office are investigating an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon that occurred in the courtyard of 1507 Benning Road, NE at approximately 1:30 am on the morning of the 14th. The victim and suspect were engaged in a verbal altercation over property, and the suspect produced a set of nunchucks and assaulted the victim. Anyone with information regarding this offense is encouraged to call MPD at 202-727-9099, or text the information to 50411.”
Mount Pleasant and Irving Street, NW. Photo by Andrew Bogrand
From MPD just after 6:30pm Thursday:
“MPD is on the scene of a confirmed shooting at 1600 Irving St NW. LOF: H/M thin build 5’10 curly hair black hooded sweeter and armed w/ a silver gun.”
More from MPD:
“On June 14, 2018 at approximately 6:40 pm, the victim reported that he was walking with his girlfriend Westbound in the North sidewalk of the 1600 Block of Irving Street Northwest when he observed a group of around 3 Hispanic males running Westbound on the South sidewalk. When the group was down the block from the victim, they turned around and began firing shots while facing east. The victim recalled hearing 4-5 shots. The victim was unable to provide a lookout or any descriptions for the group. The victim does not thinks he knows any of the individuals.
The victim suffered a single gunshot wound to the lower right shin, and was treated at Medstar.
Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call 202-727-9099.”
“Good evening. At approximately 11:45pm on Wednesday June 13, members of the Third District responded to the 1300 block of U Street NW to investigate an armed robbery of a citizen. At approximately 11:48pm, we were alerted to an attempted armed robbery of a citizen in the 2900 block of 13th Street NW. As officers and detectives were investigating these cases, at 12:22am, an armed carjacking took place in the area of 13th and Irving Street NW. (more…)
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“Last night just after midnight (1207 AM) First District Units responded to a 911 call for a shooting at 45 P Street SW. The units arrived quickly and found the victim on the stoop of 45 P Street SW suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was conscious and breathing on the scene, but took a turn for the worst at the hospital and was pronounced dead.
If you have any information related to this offense, please contact Detective Christopher Bastian at 202-645-9600, or any member of the Homicide Branch. A reward of up to $25,000 is available for information leading to the arrest and conviction of anyone committing a homicide in the District of Columbia.”
Ryan Wegman reported on Saturday:
“Secret Service found someone smoking marijuana on Nando’s Woodley Park patio and it appears have arrested and searched the contents of a person (thoroughly). Unlike DC police, no congressional rider forbids SS from enforcing laws related to weed in DC, if anyone knows?”
2631 Connecticut Ave, NW
MPD’s website says:
“A person can still be arrested for:
Selling any amount of marijuana to another person;
Possessing more than two ounces of marijuana;
Operating a vehicle or boat under the influence of marijuana; or
Smoking, eating, or drinking marijuana – or holding or carrying a lighted roll of paper or other lighted smoking equipment filled with marijuana – in any public space, such as:
On any street, sidewalk, alley, park, or parking area;
In a vehicle on any street, alley, park, or parking area; or
Any place to which the public is invited.”
“5D is currently investigating the following shootings that took place on Sunday, June 3, 2018:
1. 3500 block of 10th St., NE at 12:33 a.m. The victim was approached by two suspects who demanded the victim’s property at gunpoint. After obtaining the victim’s property, one of the suspects shot the victim in the leg and arm. The victim transported themselves to an area hospital for treatment.
2. 1400 block of W St., NE at 1:44 a.m. The victim was approached by the suspect who demanded the victim’s property at gunpoint. When the victim ran, the suspect shot the victim in the lower extremities. The victim transported themselves to an area hospital for treatment.
3. Unit block of Q St., NW at 2:44 a.m. The victim was walking in the block when he was approached by two suspects. The suspects began to shoot at the victim, striking the victim in the leg. The victim transported themselves to an area hospital for treatment.
Anyone who may have information pertaining to these offenses is asked to call 202-727-9099, or may send a text message to 50411.”