DC police: Suspect threw bricks at man and baby

A man is in custody after throwing bricks at people Sunday morning in Capitol Hill, D.C. police said.

Police said the suspect, identified as 44-year-old Jerome Razor, hit a man and a baby with bricks on the 600 block of E Street SE around 10:05 a.m. He allegedly walked up behind the pair and hit them with a brick before running from the scene.

Police later arrested Razor and charged him with assault with a dangerous weapon.

The two victims were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment of their injuries, but police did not say how severe those injuries were.

WTOP’s Zeke Hartner contributed to this report. 

Jessica Kronzer

Jessica Kronzer graduated from James Madison University in May 2021 after studying media and politics. She enjoys covering politics, advocacy and compelling human-interest stories.

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