Thanks to Shane for sending: “News Release from last week that I just came across on the NPS website. Looks like an old WWI-era ordinance was discovered in Fort Totten Park and a section is now closed as they figure out what to do with it.”
Full release: Read More
via google maps
“The Metropolitan Police Department is currently investigating a shooting that occurred in the 100 block of Walnut Street, NW.
At approximate 10:45 pm, the Tacoma Park Police were called to the 100 block of Walnut Avenue, in Takoma Park, Maryland, for a serious vehicle collision, involving a single vehicle and a tree. Both occupants of the vehicle were transported to an area hospital. The passenger of the vehicle remains in critical condition due to a gunshot wound and injuries sustained in the vehicle collision. The driver of the vehicle succumbed to his injuries.
An investigation revealed that prior to the vehicle collision, the vehicle and occupants were involved in a shooting located in District of Columbia, in the 100 block of Walnut St, NW, a short distance away.
If you have any information in regards to this please contact the Metropolitan Police at 202-727-9099.”
“At approximately 10:30 pm last night, the Metropolitan Police responded to the 4400 block of 13th St, NE for a shooting. After canvassing the area, members of the department located an adult male with a non life threatening gunshot wound.”
This rental is located at 4314 12th Street, NE. The Craigslist ad says:
“$3400 / 3br – 1470ft2 – 3 BR semi-detached home with den and sun rooms (Brookland) Read More
via Google maps
“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Sexual Assault Unit have announced an arrest has been made in reference to a First Degree Sexual Abuse and Kidnapping while Armed offense that occurred on Wednesday, May 6, 2020, in the 3900 block of 12th Street, Northeast. Read More
4800 block 10th St NE Photo by DC Fire & EMS
From DC Fire & EMS:
“The fire in the 4800 block of 10th St NE was discovered by one of our units enroute to obtain fuel. They saw smoke in the area and upon investigation found the home on fire & radioed for assistance. No 911 calls were received prior. Read More
In addition to the shooting in Park View which is now a homicide the following also occurred yesterday.
“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred on Sunday, January 26, 2020, in the Unit Block of N Street, Southwest.
At approximately 2:15 pm, members of the First District responded to the rear of the listed location for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located a male, suffering from gunshot wounds. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and transported the victim to an area hospital for treatment of life threatening injuries. After all lifesaving efforts failed, the victim succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.
The decedent has been identified as 36 year-old Eric Delonte Barbour, of Southwest, DC. Read More
“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred on Saturday, March 23, 2019 in the 1200 block of Brentwood Road, Northeast.
At approximately 10:26 pm, members of the Fifth District responded to the listed location for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, in the 1300 block of Saratoga Avenue, Northeast. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and transported the victim to an area hospital. After all life-saving efforts failed, the victim was pronounced dead.
The decedent has been identified as 23-year-old Rafiq Hawkins, of Northeast, DC. Read More
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“Earlier tonight [Friday], an adult male and an adult female were injured in a shooting that is believed to have taken place in the area around the 5000 block of 6th Place, NE. The both victims received non-life-threatening injuries.
Detectives from the Fourth District are investigating. Anyone with information is asked to call 202.727.9099 or text 50411.”
Good Deal or Not Revisited (GDoN-R) is a weekly post that reviews the settled sales data of a recent individual real estate transaction in the District of Columbia. Each post is intended as a case study and a snapshot of the real estate market at a particular moment in time. GDoN-R generally posts on Friday in the late morning.
GDoN-R has been written exclusively for PoPville since 2009 by Suzanne Des Marais. Suzanne is a practicing Realtor with Compass. Unless specifically noted, neither she nor the company that she is affiliated with represented any of the parties or were directly involved in the transaction reported below. Unless otherwise noted, the source of information is Bright MLS, which is the local multiple listing system and/or Smartcharts by Showingtime. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
Featured Property: 4110 18th Street, NE
Legal Subdivision: Michigan Park
Advertised Subdivision per Listing: Michigan Park
Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2.5 Parking: Faces Rear Ownership: Fee Simple
Original List Price: $450,000. List Price at Contract: $450,000.
List Date: 4/17/2018 Days on Market: 1
Settled Sales Price: $490,000.
Seller Subsidy: $0.
Settlement Date: 5/23/2018
Transaction type: Standard
Original GDoN post can be seen: here.
The original listing can be seen here: here.
The original GDoN post for this modest home in the Michigan Park neighborhood of NE DC received a good number of comments that you can see here.
Considering that the comments were not particularly enthusiastic, it is very interesting to note that the home sold for nearly 9% above asking price and went under contract within 1 day of listing. Read More
Thanks to Katie for sending: “Last night on Delafield St. NE in Michigan Park… caused quite a ruckus!”
via google maps
“At approximately 5:44 PM, we received a radio run for Sounds of Gunshots and at 727 Decatur Place, NE. Several shell casings were found in the rear alley of the residence. There were rounds that penetrated the residence. Nobody was injured. Additional shell casings were also located on the street in front of the house. We are currently investigating.”