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3 Afternoon Robberies: 2 w/Gun in Borderstan, 1 w/Force in Adams Morgan

by Borderstan.com — September 15, 2009 at 6:32 pm 4 Comments

Three robberies this afternoon… two in Borderstan and one in Adams Morgan. Both robberies in Borderstan were with a gun and in the same area as a number of other armed robberies the past two weeks. The times were around 2 p.m., 4 p.m. and 5 p.m.

“Yeesh” is about all I can say.

  • Police Alert-Robbery… Robbery Gun/1705hrs/1420 Swann St NW/B/M 35 YEARS OLD 5’6 5’7 WEARING BLACK SHIRT AND BLACK PANTS DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT #I20090514366. Sent on: 09/15 17:16
  • Police Alert-Robbery… Robbery Force in the 2200blk of 18Th St. NW. 1607hrs. LOF a B/M, DARK BLUE OR GREY SWEAT HOODY,  30s, DARK COMPLEXTION, BLUE JEANS, 5’8 TO 5’9, 160LBS TO 180LBS DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT #i20090514248
  • Police Alert-Robbery… Robbery Gun in the 1300blk of S St. NW. 1352hrs. LOF 2 B/M WHITE SHIRT BLUE JEANS DO NOT TAKE ACTION CALL 911 W/EVENT #I20090514043

Comments (4)

  1. I can’t remember a spate of gun robberies in the neighborhood like this. Maybe worst of all, a lot of them seem to be taking place pretty well in broad day light or during busy times of the evening on streets I don’t associate with problems. I sincerely hope the MPD knows the danger here and is doing something about it. If someone is getting stuck up 4 or 5 times a week, it’s only a matter of time until someone else gets shot.

  2. Jeff – I think that is what everyone fears.

  3. Shall we become vigilantes? Seriously. This is getting really out of control. I’m remember back in 1995 when crime was raging around Meridian Hill Park, the Washington Post reported that neighbors began walking around with large sticks and poles when went outside. Not making this up.

  4. I love how these items say “Do not take action call 911.” No one has ever come in the few instances that I’ve called 911. Are they insane?

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