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Tuesday Afternoon Knife Robbery, 14th and W NW


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Crime news from Dupont-Logan-U Street.

DC Police reported a robbery with the use of a knife around 3 pm on Tuesday, June 4, at 14th and W Streets NW. The lookout is for two men; more details are below.

From DC Police Alerts: “A Robbery Knife at 14th & W Street, NW LOF 2B/M’s 5′-6′tall, 20-23 yrs, wearing blue jeans and dark shirt tattoos on neck DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT #075-583.¬†Sent on: 06/04 15:20.”

From the¬†DC Police Twitter¬†feed:¬†”Robbery Knife at 14th & W Street, NW LOF 2B/M’s 5′-6′tall, 20-23yrs, wearing blue jeans and dark shirt tattoos on neck #6381.”

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You can get more information about crime in the Borderstan area through the MPD listservs for the Second and Third Districts on Yahoo! Groups.

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Suspicious Car, Driver on R Street Prompt Evacuation; Man in Custody


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A suspicious car on the 1700 block of R Street NW on Monday afternoon. (Anna Carr and Luis Gomez Photos)

Yesterday at around 3 pm R Street was closed to traffic for several hours by DC Police from 16th Street to New Hampshire Avenue. A suspicious vehicle, a black Honda Civic, was parked across from Ross Elementary School on the 1700 block of R Street NW.

The man believed to be the driver was taken by the police in custody after they saw what appeared to be propane canisters inside the car. Police evacuated several buildings, including Ross Elementary School as a precaution.

The Honda Civic had stickers that read “Death to Capitalism.”

NBC-4 has more details and reported that “No hazardous materials were found in the car, according to D.C. police.¬†The Secret Service is at the scene and may take over the investigation, D.C. police said.”

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Early Morning Gun Robbery, 20th and S NW


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Crime news from Dupont-Logan-U Street.

DC Police reported a gun robbery just before 1 am this morning, May 21, at 20th and S Streets NW. The lookout is for one man; details are below.

From the Police Alert:ROBBERY GUN 0054 HOURS 20TH & S STREET NW LOOKOUT FOR B/M 29-31 YEARS OF AGE, WEARING A BLACK SHIRT & BLUE JEANS LAST SEEN NORTH BOUND ON 20TH DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT I20130242441, Sent on: 05/21 01:12

From the DC Police Twitter feed: “Robbery Gun //20th & S Street NW //LOF B/M 29-31 YOA wearing a black shirt & blue jeans //6559.”

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  • You can sign up for alerts through¬†Alert DC¬†and get alerts ¬†by¬†e-mail,¬†cell phone,¬†pager or¬†wireless PDA. When signing up, you can select alerts on crime, transportation, utility outages/issues, government closings, breaking news, DC-sponsored events and Amber Alerts.
  • You can follow the DC Police on Twitter¬†@DCPoliceDept.
  • You can get more information about crime in the Borderstan area through the MPD listservs for the¬†Second¬†and¬†Third¬†Districts on Yahoo! Groups.

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Gun Robbery at 9th Street and R NW Monday Night


From Cody Telep. Follow him on Twitter @codywt, email him at cody[AT]borderstan.com.

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Crime news from Dupont-Logan-U Street.

A man was robbed at gunpoint in the 1700 block of 9th Street NW just before 7 pm Monday night, according to a tweet and Crime Alert from the Metropolitan Police Department.

The victim was uninjured, but his iPhone was stolen. The suspect is described as a black male between 17- and 20-years-old, and about 6 feet tall was last seen wearing all black clothing.

Anyone with information in the case is asked to call the Metropolitan Police Department at 202-727-9099.

From the Police Alert: “Robbery Gun,¬†UNIT 3072 CONFIRMED A Robbery in the 1700 blk of 9th St, NW. LOF a B/M, 5’11-6′, 17-20 yoa, all blk clothing. ¬†DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT #I20130227965,¬†Sent on: 05/13 21:01″

From the DC Police Twitter feed: “Robbery Gun in the 1700blk of 9th St, NW. 1852hrs. LOF a B/M, 5’11-6′, 17-20 yoa, all blk clothing. 6972″

Police Alerts, More Information

  • You can sign up for alerts through¬†Alert DC¬†and get alerts ¬†by¬†e-mail,¬†cell phone,¬†pager or¬†wireless PDA. When signing up, you can select alerts on crime, transportation, utility outages/issues, government closings, breaking news, DC-sponsored events and Amber Alerts.
  • You can follow the DC Police on Twitter¬†@DCPoliceDept.
  • You can get more information about crime in the Borderstan area through the MPD listservs for the¬†Second¬†and¬†Third¬†Districts on Yahoo! Groups.

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Saturday Evening Knife Robbery, 11th and Florida NW


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Crime news from Dupont-Logan-U Street.

DC Police reported a robbery with the use of a knife at 6:36 pm, Saturday, May 11, at 11th Street and Florida Avenue NW. The lookout is for two men; more details are below.

From DC Police Alerts: “3022 CONFIRMED A Robbery Knife_1836 hours_2300 11th St NW_LOF 2 B/M’s 1 w/blk shirt blk pants 2nd w/blue shorts and a colorful shirt DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT #I20130224311,¬†Sent on: 05/11 19:37.”

From the¬†DC Police Twitter¬†feed:¬†”Robbery Knife_1836 hours_2300 11th St NW_LOF 2 B/M’s 1 w/blk shirt blk pants 2nd w/blue shorts and a colorful shirt / 6365.”

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You can sign up for alerts through Alert DC and get alerts  by e-mail, cell phone, pager or wireless PDA. When signing up, you can select alerts on crime, transportation, utility outages/issues, government closings, breaking news, DC-sponsored events and Amber Alerts. You can follow the DC Police on Twitter @DCPoliceDept.

You can get more information about crime in the Borderstan area through the MPD listservs for the Second and Third Districts on Yahoo! Groups.

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11 PM Monday Gun Robbery at 16th and R NW


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Crime news from Dupont-Logan-U Street.

DC Police reported a gun robbery at 11:10 pm yesterday, May 6, at 16th and R Streets NW. The lookout is for one man; details are below.

There is usually a fair amount of foot and car traffic at this intersection at this time of the evening. It is only one block from the 17th Street business corridor, and the large Chastleton condo building is at the northeast corner.

From the Police Alert: “ROBBERY GUN 2310 HOURS 16TH & R STREET NW LOOKOUT FOR B/M, 6’0″-6’2″, 30 YEARS OF AGE, WEARING BLUE JEANS DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT I20130215204.¬†Sent on: 05/06 23:28.”

From the DC Police Twitter feed: “3D Robbery Gun //16th & R Street NW //LOF B/M, 6’0″, 30 YOA, wearing dark jeans //Last seen walking east //6559.”

Police Alerts, More Information

  • You can sign up for alerts through¬†Alert DC¬†and get alerts ¬†by¬†e-mail,¬†cell phone,¬†pager or¬†wireless PDA. When signing up, you can select alerts on crime, transportation, utility outages/issues, government closings, breaking news, DC-sponsored events and Amber Alerts.
  • You can follow the DC Police on Twitter¬†@DCPoliceDept.
  • You can get more information about crime in the Borderstan area through the MPD listservs for the¬†Second¬†and¬†Third¬†Districts on Yahoo! Groups.

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Robbery and Assault on 14th Street Early Thursday Morning


From Cody Telep. Follow him on Twitter @codywt, email him at cody[AT]borderstan.com.

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Crime news from Dupont-Logan-U Street.

A man was robbed and beaten early Thursday morning near the intersection of 14th and N Streets NW, according to a post from the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD). According to police, three men approached the victim at about 1 am and began punching him.

During the attack, one of the suspects stole the victim’s iPad. Two of the three suspects were later apprehended and charged with robbery. A third suspect fled the area on foot. The victim’s iPad was not recovered.

NBC Washington spoke with the victim in the case, who says the suspects shouted homophobic slurs in Spanish at him. The incident occurred on the sidewalk near 1321 14th Street NW, the location of Crew Club, which according to its website, is a fitness and lounge facility that caters to gay men.

Police are investigating the case as a possible hate crime and are still seeking the third suspect. Anyone with information in the case is asked to call MPD at 202-727-9099.

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2 AM Carjacking, 900 Block Westminster Street NW


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Crime news from Dupont-Logan-U Street.

DC Police reported an armed carjacking early this morning, April 24, on the 900 block of Westminster Street NW. Police reports said three men had occupied a red Geo Prism at 2:07 am and were armed with at least one knife; more details on the suspects are below. Westminister is a one-block street between S and T Streets NW.

From DC Police Alerts: “ARMED CARJACKING 0207 HOURS 900 BLOCK WESTMINSTER STREET NW LOOKOUT FOR (3) B/M’S OCCUPYING A RED GEO PRISM SUSPECTS ARMED WITH A KNIFE DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT ¬†I20130190244,¬†Sent on: 04/24 02:17.”

From the¬†DC Police Twitter¬†feed:¬†”ARMED CARJACKING 900 BLOCK WESTMINSTER ST NW LOOKOUT FOR (3) B/M’S OCCUPYING A RED GEO PRISM MD TAG 2AP66 SUSPECTS ARMED WITH A KNIFE.”

Police Alerts, More Information

You can sign up for alerts through Alert DC and get alerts  by e-mail, cell phone, pager or wireless PDA. When signing up, you can select alerts on crime, transportation, utility outages/issues, government closings, breaking news, DC-sponsored events and Amber Alerts. You can follow the DC Police on Twitter @DCPoliceDept.

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Knife Robbery Early Monday, 900 Block Florida Avenue NW


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Crime news from Dupont-Logan-U Street.

DC Police reported a robbery with the use of a knife at 1:40 am this morning, April 22, on the 900 block of Florida Avenue NW. The lookout is for two men, both armed with knives, according to DC Police; more details are below.

From DC Police Alerts: “Robbery Knife_0140 hours_900 Florida Avenue NW_LOF: 2 B/M’s, mid 20′s, short hair, ¬†armed with knives. S-1 – black stocking cap. S-2 – white cap. ¬†DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT #I20130186558,¬†Sent on: 04/22 02:05.”

From the¬†DC Police Twitter¬†feed:¬†”Rob Knife_0140 hrs_900 Florida Avenue NW_LOF: 2 B/Ms, mid 20s, short hair, armed w/ knives. 1 w/ black stocking cap & 1 w/ white cap // 8138.”

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You can sign up for alerts through Alert DC and get alerts  by e-mail, cell phone, pager or wireless PDA. When signing up, you can select alerts on crime, transportation, utility outages/issues, government closings, breaking news, DC-sponsored events and Amber Alerts. You can follow the DC Police on Twitter @DCPoliceDept.

You can get more information about crime in the Borderstan area through the MPD listservs for the Second and Third Districts on Yahoo! Groups.

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Saturday Night Gun Robbery, 18th and Florida NW


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Crime news from Dupont-Logan-U Street.

DC Police reported a gun robbery at 11:50 pm yesterday, April 20, at 18th Street and Florida Avenue NW. The lookout is for two men, one of them armed with a handgun; details are below.

From the Police Alert: “Robbery Gun_2350 hours_18th Street & Florida Avenue, NW_LOF: S-1- B/M, 6’2″, dark complexion, dreads, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and armed with a black handgun; S-2 – B/M, 6’2″, medium complexion, wearing a red jacket. DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT #I20130184789.”

From the DC Police Twitter feed: “Rob Gun_2350hrs_18th St/Florida Ave NW_LOF: S-1-B/M, 6’2, dark comp, dreads,gray hoodie,blk gun; S-2-B/M,6’2,medium comp, red jacket //8138.”

Police Alerts, More Information

  • You can sign up for alerts through¬†Alert DC¬†and get alerts ¬†by¬†e-mail,¬†cell phone,¬†pager or¬†wireless PDA. When signing up, you can select alerts on crime, transportation, utility outages/issues, government closings, breaking news, DC-sponsored events and Amber Alerts.
  • You can follow the DC Police on Twitter¬†@DCPoliceDept.
  • You can get more information about crime in the Borderstan area through the MPD listservs for the¬†Second¬†and¬†Third¬†Districts on Yahoo! Groups.

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