Borderstan Crimes of Note: August 24-30

by September 2, 2009 at 7:23 am 1,349 0

Here are recent crimes of note in Police Service Areas (PSAs) 208 and 307 for the week of August 24-30. Crimes of note are stolen autos, burglaries and violent crimes such as robbries and assaults.

West Borderstan (west of 15th NW) is part of PSA 208 while East Borderstan (east of 15th NW) is part of PSA 307. In general, PSA 208 covers the Dupont Circle neighborhood while PSA 307 covers Logan Circle and a bit of Shaw.

  • August 24, 5 a.m. Robbery-Force & Violence in the 1700-block of 17th Street N.W. (17th & R), approximately 5:00 a.m. The complainant was approached from the rear by the suspect. The suspect demanded the complainant’s bag, and the complainant refused. The suspect began wrestling the bag from the complainant, when the other suspect came. The suspects were able to obtain the complainant’s bag, which contained wallet, sunglasses and U.S. currency. The suspects were last seen riding southbound on a bike. The suspects were described as black males; 20 to 22 years old, 5’9″ to 6′ in height, no further information.
  • August 25, 7:21 p.m. Robbery-Pocketbook Snatch in the 1600-block of S Street NW.
  • August 26. Stolen Auto in the 1400-block of R Street NW.
  • August 26. Stolen Auto in the 1700-block of P Street NW.
  • August 26, 8 p.m. Stolen Auto in the 1500-block of 15th Street NW.
  • August 26, 12:55 a.m. Robbery-Force & Violence, 9th & V Streets NW.
  • August 29. Stolen Auto in the 1600-block of O Street NW.


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