Crimes of Note Roundup

by May 18, 2010 at 11:56 pm 2,162 0

BorderstanThe past week’s tally of notable crimes: 13 robberies (0 with a gun), 1 sexual assault, 1 burglary and 3 stolen autos; 7 of the 13 robberies listed below were included in Monday’s weekend robbery report.

Notable trends: 6 of the robberies were on or near U Street NW… 2 robberies and a sexual assault were on 16th Street NW… and 1 robbery was on 17th Street NW. Two of the three stolen autos were on or near U Street.

Sexual Assault

  • Saturday, May 15, 2:29 am, Sexual Assault-Sidewalk, 16th and Swann Streets NW.


  • Friday, May 14, 1:30 pm, Robbery-Snatch, 1300 block of U Street NW.
  • Friday, May 14, 11:37 pm, Robbery with Force and Violence, 16th and S Streets NW: “4 B/M’S AND 1 B/F.”
  • Friday, May 14, 11:35 pm, Robbery with Force and Violence, 1100 block of 16th Street NW: “The victim reported that while walking southbound on 16th St. N.W. he was approached by 5 suspects who began to pass him. One of the suspects punched the victim in the facial area causing him to fall to the ground. The suspect then demanded everything from the victim. The victim surrendered his cash and ultimately his laptop computer. The suspects then fled north on 16th St. N.W. The suspects are described as follows: #1-Black/Male, 16-18 YOA, 5’9”-5’11”, 170-180 lbs. with a slender build; #2-Black/Male, 16-18 YOA, 5’3”-5’4”, 120-130 lbs. with a slender build; #3 through #5-Black/Males, nothing further.” Note: This crime was south of the Borderstan coverage area, but appears it might be related to the robbery at 16th and S NW.
  • Friday, May 14, Robbery, 2000 block of New Hampshire Avenue NW.
  • Friday, May 14, 9-9:25 pm, Robbery, 11th and T Streets NW.
  • Saturday, May 15, 10:13 pm, Robbery at Bank ATM, Connecticut Avenue and Dupont Circle NW.
  • Saturday, May 15, 2:42 am, Robbery with Force and Violence, 17th and R Streets NW: “L/O for 2 B/M’s S-1 dark complexion bald head 5’8″ thick build wearing a dark shirt and blue jeans.”
  • Saturday, May 15, 2:39 pm, Robbery-Snatch, 9th and O Streets NW: “LOF: (5) B/M’S BLUE JEANS S#1 BRIGHT GREEN T SHIRT #2 DREADS L/S ON 10TH ST NW.”
  • Saturday, May 15, 11:50 am, Robbery-Snatch, 1100 block of 12th Street NW: “LOF PUERTO RICAN MALE WEARING BLUE/WHITE SHIRT… BLUE JEANS LAST SEEN ON 11TH STREET.”
  • Sunday, May 16, 12:25 am, Robbery (Attempt), 1000 block of U Street NW: “LOF: 7-9 B/M juveniles S-1: blue shirt with white sleeves  L/S westbound U Street.”
  • Monday, May 17, 12:15 am, Robbery, 1200 block of T Street NW.
  • Monday, May 17, 8:25 pm, Robbery, 1300 block of 14th Street NW-Restaurant.
  • Tuesday, May 18, 11:10 pm, Robbery with Force and Violence, 1200 block of Massachusetts Avenue NW:


  • Saturday, May 15, 9 am-5:50 pm, 1700 block of R Street-Residence.

Stolen Auto

  • Friday, May 14, 9-11:59 pm, Stolen Auto 9th and U Street NW.
  • Saturday, May 15, 12:05-1:30 am, Stolen Auto, 2000 block of 9th Street NW.
  • Sunday, May 16, 11:30-1:22 pm, Stolen Auto, 13th and Massachusetts NW.


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