A man posing as a driver of a vehicle for hire sexually assaulted another man who thought he was getting into a commercial vehicle.
A D.C. man was arrested Wednesday in connection to a fatal stabbing that happened Tuesday night in Northeast D.C. Police are also still looking for the pickup truck that was stolen after the stabbing.
Prince George’s County police arrested the man believed to be behind a nine-day crime spree that began in Fairfax County. Alton Thodos, 32, was arrested in District Heights, Maryland, following a car chase Tuesday that crossed multiple jurisdictions in the D.C. area.
D.C. police said Ronnika Jennings was first charged with obstruction of justice in April in the same case. She was a former clerk for the police department.
There’s no word yet on why information on stop-and-frisk encounters hasn’t been compiled and made public by D.C. police, but a Superior Court judge wants to hear the plan for how it’s going to happen.
Anthony Farmer, 27, of Northeast D.C. is charged with assault with intent to kill. A Southeast D.C. man, 26-year-old Michael Ross, was arrested Tuesday in connection with the shooting on Sept. 21 in the 1800 block of Benning Road.
A shooting last Friday and a fatal shooting Monday all took place in the 1800 block of Benning Road Northeast. Though D.C. police have already arrested one man connected to one of the shootings, they are still looking for other suspects.
The mayor’s office, citing numbers from D.C. Fire and EMS, said first responders treated or transported 1,663 patients to hospitals for “symptoms consistent with synthetic drug overdoses” from July 14 through Sept. 23.
Around 11 a.m. Friday, D.C. police responded to the 900 block of 3rd Street Southwest for the sounds of gunshots. When officers arrived, they found a man with multiple gunshot wounds.
Though D.C. police said Thursday that they didn’t have a motive for the fatal stabbing of Wendy Martinez, court documents give some insight as to what happened Tuesday night and who the suspect, Anthony Crawford, may be.
A Romanian woman has pleaded guilty Thursday for the role she played in a ransomware attack that left more than a hundred D.C. police surveillance cameras inoperable just days before last year’s presidential inauguration.
More than 200 cases of synthetic drug overdoses were reported just last week, including 80 on Friday alone. D.C. officials are blaming a potentially fatal of ‘K2,’ a dangerous form of imitation cannabis.
A boy has been hospitalized after suffering from a gunshot wound in Southeast D.C. near the Anacostia Metro station.
A 6-month-old child was found with burn injuries in Southeast D.C. last week and later died in a hospital, police said. Her manner of death was ruled a homicide.
A Bethesda, Maryland, man who is accused of threatening to harm a D.C. crossing guard and using anti-Hispanic language earlier this week was arrested Thursday, police said.