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by Prince Of Petworth May 25, 2017 at 2:45 pm 11 Comments


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“Dear PoPville,

Please be aware that there have been two broad-daylight break-ins in Brightwood and Crestwood within the past several days. In both cases homes were entered while someone was in the home. On Sunday on Underwood St in Brightwood around 10:30 AM a suspect climbed on top of an AC unit to enter through an 8′ high open window with a screen. On Tuesday around 2:30 PM on 18th St in Crestwood a suspect entered through an unlocked door. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth September 15, 2016 at 12:10 pm 6 Comments

4120 18th Street Northwest

This house is located at 4120 18th Street, Northwest. The listing says:

“Must-see renovated Tudor Revival with original details! This 5-bedroom, 3.5 bath charmer has 4 fully-finished levels. Sun-filled finished attic with multiple skylights; great additional office space! Bright ground-level walkout 2-BR au pair/in-law suite w/sep laundry & entrance. Expansive backyard & off-street driveway parking. Near restaurants/nightlife on Upshur; 16th St Express Bus to downtown.”

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This 5 bed/3.5 bath is going for $975,000.

by Prince Of Petworth August 17, 2016 at 11:10 am 24 Comments

VW
vehicle stolen during a Burglary One While Armed via MPD

From MPD:

“The Metropolitan Police Department seeks the public’s assistance in locating a vehicle stolen during a Burglary One While Armed offense which occurred in the 1800 block of Upshur Street, Northwest, on Sunday, August 14, 2016 at approximately 10:38 pm.

Two suspects, armed with handguns, forced their way into a residence and held the occupants at gunpoint. One victim received minor injuries. The suspects stole a laptop and a black-colored 2004 Volkswagen Jetta wagon with DC tags CR1373. The vehicle in the photo is the actual vehicle. The vehicle has a bike rack attached to the rear of the vehicle as well as distinctive stickers on the rear bumper and lift gate.

Anyone who has information regarding this case should call police at 202-727-9099. Additionally, information may be submitted to the TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.”

by Prince Of Petworth May 10, 2016 at 12:25 pm 34 Comments

4239 Blagden Avenue Northwest

This house is located at 4239 Blagden Avenue, Northwest. The listing says:

“Beautiful location in sight of Rock Creek Park w/ easy access to biking and jogging trials. Home features bright sunlit rooms. Main level features large living room with F/P and wall of windows. Separate dining area and office area too! 3BR & 2FB on main level. Walk out lower level with family room, powder room, and access to two car garage. Property conveys “AS-IS “.”

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This 3 bed/2.5 bath is going for $749,000.

by Prince Of Petworth April 26, 2016 at 11:23 am 26 Comments

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via MPD

From MPD:

“The Metropolitan Police Department’s Youth and Family Services Division seeks the public’s assistance in identifying and locating two persons of interest, and a vehicle of interest in connection with an incident that occurred in the 3900 block of Argyle Terrace, Northwest.

On Monday, April 18, 2016, at approximately 7:00 pm, two subjects approached a female child in a white vehicle. The driver of the vehicle offered the child candy, and attempted to lure the child into the vehicle.

The vehicle of interest is described as being either a white sedan or a small white SUV.

One of the subjects is described as a White or Hispanic male, approximately 70-years-old, with grey short hair, green eyes, and a tattoo in the shape of a beetle on the back of his neck. The other subject is described as a White or Hispanic male, approximately 60-years-old, with white hair and a nose ring. Both individuals are described as having an accent.

Anyone who has information regarding this case should call police at 202-727-9099. Additionally, information may be submitted to the TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.”

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