via google maps
“Shooting in the 900 Block of Randolph Street, NE. Lookout for a B/M driving a black vehicle last seen fleeing the 4000 block of 10th Street, NE.”
Alan Henney reported:
“CHILD SHOT— 10th St and Quincy St NE-DC in the University Heights Neighborhood (near CUA). 12-year-old boy shot in the thigh/femur area. He has good vitals, en route now to a trauma center.”
via google maps
“Shooting in the 700 block of Monroe St, NE. Lookout for B/M, wearing a red/ black jacket, Last seen running from Brookland Metro Station. DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/ EVENT #I20200119003″ Read More
Thought I’d share something we came across while venue searching- did you know that St Francis Hall (a super popular venue!) doesn’t allow gay couples to get married there? There is a lovely person there who’s been trying to fight the policy but hasn’t had any luck. Read More
Just a photo of a Yorkie, not the scofflaw in question. Photo by Mr.TinDC
Thanks to Toni for sending yesterday at 3:43 PM: “One of the Stranger Alerts I’ve Received:
Alert: Bank Robbery Investigation in the 3800 Block of 12th Street NE. Lookout for B/F, medium complexion, tan jacket, blue jeans with a Yorkie dog.
DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/ EVENT #I20200111129″
Update this morning from MPD:
“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division and the FBI Violent Crimes Task Force have announced an arrest has been made in an Unarmed Bank Robbery offense that occurred on Monday, February 24, 2020, in the 3800 block of 12th Street, Northeast. Read More
3126 12th Street, NE at Jackson Street, NE
From an email:
“Shannan Troncoso, Chef/Owner of Brookland’s Finest, is happy to root for her home town team, the Kansas City Chiefs with a nod to all things barbeque. Born and raised in Kansas City, Missouri, Troncoso will offer an all-day menu – at the bar and in the dining room – of brisket, smoked wings, baked beans and cole slaw this Sunday, February 2. Read More
“This morning. Another one in Brookland. This picture is from today.
This one between 17th and 18th on Newton St NE. One block from a recent wheel theft and two blocks from where ours happened.
This is getting out of hand.”
It had been 13 days since our last stolen wheels report.
Thanks to Katie for sending: “Escalade on 9th in Brookland.”
It had been 4 days since our last stolen wheels report.
Thanks to ashleynmeadows for sending us the rather artistic, though painful sight from Bloomingdale.
Bill reports below: “Behold my car (that had wheel lock on it) first thing this morning. Here in Brookland. The police recommended that I get more surveillance cameras and said that they don’t have enough staff to adequately increase patrolling in our neighborhood. THIS HAS GOT TO STOP!
It’s coincidentally my birthday so happy birthday to me.”
It had been 1 day since our last stolen wheels report.
12th Street and Rhode Island Avenue NE
Derek sends 5pm yesterday. In March 2018 The Post reported about a horrific crash here:
“A fire engine responding to an emergency call Friday was involved in a crash that left a motorist dead and critically injured a pregnant pedestrian on Rhode Island Avenue in Northeast Washington, fire officials said.”
From 2018: Read More
My wife and I are considering purchasing a house in Brookland that had been flipped quickly by a developer. We submitted an offer, had an inspection done, etc. Other than a few small things and one moderate foundation issue, each of which the developer agreed to fix, one issue we asked about was accessing the permits for the work that had been done. The seller’s agent informed us that the work as done without having acquired permits Read More